Official Title  Pop'n Tanks!
Common Title  Pop'n Tanks!
Serial Number(s)  SLPM-86146
Region  NTSC-J
Genre / Style  Action  / Shooter

Developer  Symbio / Roman-Tech.
Publisher  Enix.
Date Released  29 July 1999
Disc Number &
Printed Serial Number

Serial Number In Disc SLPM-86146
Media Disc ID N / A
Number Of Tracks 1
( 1 Data Track )
Approx. Image Size
( Image Format Used )
533 MB
( .bin / .cue )
Approx.Size On Disc MB
Approx. Archive Size
( Archive Type Used )
262 MB
( 1 RAR File with
2% Recovery )
Barcode Number(s)
( UPC / EAN )

From the back cover.
  •  4988601003209  - 


Menus and gameplay are in Japanese.

Pop 'n Tanks is a tank combat game that strives for the dimunitive and the comic rather than the realistic. The players pilot a mini-tank across a 3D terrain, crushing barricades and shelling other tanks. Tanks may be customized by using a variety of parts, and once configured to the player's preferences, the data may be saved to a Memory Card.

This is a tank battle game. The player who wins 2 rounds win the match. In order to win a match the player must empty the enemy's energy bar.

You'll get to battle in all sort of arena with differentterrain ranging from lush forest, down town area, to spooky caves.

Pop'n Tanks allows you to take control one of many SD tanks into 1 on 1 battle against an opponent. One can play in story mode to face all enenmies in progrssive order or have a quick battle or use your saved tanks in custom battle against a friend. The game has different game modes:

- TANK WORLD: In this mode you get to create your own tank (based on the default tanks) to customise and compete in the tank world's tank competition.

- STORY MODE: In which the player choose to play as 1 of eight chracters in a quest to beat all the others. The game characters are: Puel, Bit-Man, Puela, Vokkle, Domina & Hekkle, Ferina, Gunt & Date

- QUICK BATTLE (Play against an oponent in a split screen mode)

- CUSTOM BATTLE (2 players only. You get to battle with your customised tank from TANK WORLD.

  Manufacturer's description:

Customized to meet your Puchitanku 3D tank combat action. Down water or bombs, and a variety of attacks can be flames spit like a powerful dragon, you can play against friends Puchitanku. Free replacement parts to power up your favorite, make your own Puchitanku.

  • Third person perspective.
  • 3D graphics
  • Cartoon graphics
  • SCI-FI & Futuristic themes.
Number Of Players  1-2 Players
Number Of Memory Card Blocks  1 Block
Compatible Controllers Tested
( Official Gamepads Only )
 Standard Controller / Analog Controller ( Dual Shock Controller compatible )
Compatible Light Guns
( Official Light Guns Only )
Other Compatible Controllers
( Official Controllers Only )
Special Controllers Included Or
Supported ( Official Only )
Vibration Function Compatible  Yes
Multi-Tap Function Compatible  No
Link Cable Function Compatibile  No
Emulator  ePSXe v.1.7.0
Video Plugin  Pete's OpenGL Driver v2.9 ( internal X & Internal Y= Very High, Stretching mode: Stretch to full window size, render Mode: 2 (Use framebuffer object) text filt = 2 FPS limit= 63, Compatibility=2,3,2; Shader effects= 1 (Fullscreen smoothin))
Audio Plugin  ePSXe SPU Core v.1.7.0
CD-ROM Plugin  ePSXe Cdrom plugin
Game Pad Plugin  N / A
Vibration Compatible  Yes.
Console Bios Used  SCPH7502

  NOTE:   This is not the only possible combination of plugins. There are others that will work (better or worse) for your particular hardware. We provide you with one working set-up so that you may get the game up and running, hassle-free. Testing other emulators/plugins is up to you.

  Move the tank forward:  D-Pad or Left Analog Stick Up
  Move the tank backward:  D-Pad or Left Analog Stick Down
  Turn the tank left or right:  D-Pad or Left Analog Stick Left or Right
  Machine gun:  Triangle Button
  Tank ability:  Circle Button
  Shoot cannon:  Square Button
  Special weapon / Bombs:  X Button
  Points cannon to left or right ,use it for strafing:  L1 or R1 Button [hold]
  Turn to face enemy:  L2 or R2 Button
  Dash:  Tap D-Pad or Left Analog Stick Up Up
  Crouch:  Hold L2 + R2 Button
  Pause game:  Start Button

  Infinite HP -  
80184288 03E7
  Infinite Power -  
8013B908 0005
  Infinite Bullets -  
8018428A 0005
 - Jewel Case Covers
Dim. - 650 x 647 pix.
Res. - 1200 dpi
File Size - 1'11 MB
Dim. - 830 x 651 pix.
Res. - 1200 dpi
File Size - 1'34 MB
Dim. - 830 x 650 pix.
Res. - 1200 dpi
File Size - 1'26 MB
 - Disc Cover
Dim. - 650 x 653 pix.
Res. - 1200 dpi
File Size - 625 KB


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