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Marine Date

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Title Screen

Marine Date

Developer: Taito
Publisher: Taito
Platform: Arcade (Custom)
Released internationally: June 1981

GraphicsIcon.png This game has unused graphics.

Y/F octopus seeking R/M octopus romantic.
Must love using own body as a cue ball;
dying a few months after mating; snails.
ADDR: Orange rock with "GOAL" on it.

Unused Graphics

Default Unused
Octopod is a word I just noticed that this octopus only has four tentacles

The octopus has three alternate palettes that aren't called anywhere. These palettes are exclusive to the player object; they can't be used by enemy objects. Mysterious.

Used Full
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The hearts that appear after meeting the yellow octopus have four frames of animation, but only three are used.

Another thing that octopuses eat
An unused level obstacle. It's a clam or something. No graphics in the ROM for an open clam, though.

(Source: Original TCRF research)