Stage 5 - Section Z

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Stage 5
Composer Tamayo Kawamoto
Released 1985-12-??
Title Origin Game Location
Loops Yes
This page is for the Section Z song, for more titles see Stage 5.

The Stage 5 music plays later in the game. The title is unofficial, but is named after where the music is heard in the game.


Section Z (ARC)

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Section Z (ARC)
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Arranger Tamayo Kawamoto
Released 1985-12-??
Format UNK

This is the original version of Stage 5 as composed by Tamayo Kawamoto for the arcade game. The music can be heard in sections U-Z. The song is rendered in FM synthesis on a YM2203 chip.

Section-Z (NES)

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Section-Z (NES)
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Section-Z - NES - Section 3.png
Arranger Kumi Yamaga
Programmer Yoshihiro Sakaguchi
Released 1987-05-25
Length 0:47
Format NSF

Although in the arcade game, the song is played in Stage 5, the NES port only has three main stages, so the song is usually referred to as Stage 3. It plays in all of the sections of the final stage, sections 40-59.

The song is played on the Nintendo's RP2A03 and is track 27 in the NSF file.