Pandemonium! (Jun 5, 1996 prototype)

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Pandemonium! (Jun 5, 1996 prototype)
Build date Jun 5, 1996 19:37:06
Build name Beta
Dump status Released, redump needed
Released by Hidden Palace
File release date April 17, 2021
Origin CD-R
Lot Project Deluge
Labels Pandemonium very beta
Dump method PLEXTOR DVDR PX-716UF 1.11 03/23/07 15:10 (CloneCD)
Game Pandemonium!
System PlayStation
Genre Platformer
Final build JP Dec 19, 1996
EU Oct 9, 1996
US Oct 2, 1996
Release date JP Feb 28, 1997
EU Oct 9, 1996
US Oct 31, 1996
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A prototype of Pandemonium! for the PlayStation.

Notes

  • Very early, with no startup disclaimers, logos, sequences etc.
  • Opens to a simple title card, then goes straight into the game.
  • Game begins in an interesting level select menu, in the form of a playable "level".
    • Different angle of view, zoomed out
    • Walk over a square and press Triangle, then X, to select a level.
  • No loading screen before the level
  • Different HUD/status display
  • Noticeably different first level, less detailed
  • Different music for the level, also
  • Miscellaneous Notes:
    • Game is emulatable: Yes (as of April 17, 2021).
    • Game contains dongle protection: No.
    • Game contains debugging symbols: N/A
    • Dump was originally scrambled: No

Screenshots

Origin

Files

File Type Date Size SHA-1
PSX - Pandemonium very beta.img File 2020-12-14 04:09:15 43.27 MB 29390253daaac752e7eeea087114242b77fac2f1
PSX - Pandemonium very beta.cue File 2020-12-14 04:08:33 91 bytes 3452a921b0c244c0562aad8ed53685f4db669bef
PSX - Pandemonium very beta.ccd File 2020-12-14 04:08:33 771 bytes ea6bf60d8c4768ed6135cb7514d741a1670b729e
PSX - Pandemonium very beta.sub File 2020-12-14 04:09:19 1.77 MB 07be960e047d8c0643f70dff257f0ac102fe9d81
PSX - Pandemonium very beta.jpeg File 2021-03-14 12:15:02 970.9 KB fcf52c17696c4993b37147bf840a4e3dead07772

Acknowledgments

A huge thanks to Iniche for doing the initial research on this prototype!

See also