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Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (c) 1998 Konami.

Another superb multi-event sports game from Konami, following on from 1996's incredible update of 'International Track and Field'. Nagano is based around the Winter Olympics of 1998 and features ten Olympic events cased around skating, skiing, luge, bobsleigh, slalom and curling.


Game ID : GX720

Main CPU : PSX (@ 16.9344 Mhz)

Sound Chips : SPU (@ 16.9344 Mhz), CD/DA

Players : 4

Control : 8-way Joystick

Buttons : 3


Released in January 1998 in Japan.


* Aerial landings : during the Aerials, press B as soon as you hit the ground and keep the button held until you have fully landed.

* Halfpipe gold medal : achieve a combination of F Alley Oop, and Alley Oop during the Halfpipe competition.

* Ski upside down : select Olympic mode and enter the Freestyle Aerials event. Choose any trick, and down press any buttons while moving downhill. After leaving the ramp, rapidly tap B. The skier will land and jump on his head and ski in that position.

* Snowboarding giant slalom : 'edge' by using A immediately after clearing the flag.


1. Track and Field (1983)

2. Hyper Sports (1984)

3. '88 Games (1988)

4. Hyper Athlete (1996)

5. Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (1998)

6. International Track & Field 2000 (2000, Sony PlayStation)

7. International Track & Field Summer Games (2000, Nintendo 64)

8. New International Track & Field (2008, Nintendo DS)


* Consoles :

Sony PlayStation (1998)

Nintendo 64 (1998)


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.95 [R. Belmont]

CD-ROM required


- 0.114: Couriersud added save state support to the Konami GV driver, specifically enabled for Nagano Winter Olympics '98 and Simpsons Bowling.

- 0.95: R. Belmont added Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (GX720 EAA) (Konami 1998).

- 25th March 2005: R. Belmont - The 8th and final known Konami GV game got CHD'd today: Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (Konami 1998). It had tougher protection than most GV games, but I still beat it and it's fully playable with sound and music.

Recommended Games (Sports):

Track & Field

Track & Field (PlayChoice-10)

Great Swordsman

Hunchback Olympic

Hyper Sports

Water Match


'88 Games

Gold Medalist


California Games (Mega-Tech)

Numan Athletics

Hyper Athlete

Nagano Winter Olympics '98

Sports Jam

Virtua Athletics

Romset: 1 kb / 1 files / 149 zip

CD-ROM: 457.9 MB (Compressed: 400.6)

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="nagano98" sourcefile="konamigv.c" romof="konamigv">
              <description>Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (GX720 EAA)</description>
              <rom name="999a01.7e" merge="999a01.7e" size="524288" crc="ad498d2d" sha1="02a82a2fe1fba0404517c3602324bfa64e23e478" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="nagano98.25c" size="128" crc="b64b7451" sha1="a77a37e0cc580934d1e7e05d523bae0acd2c1480" region="eeprom" offset="0"/>
              <disk name="nagano98" sha1="1be7bd4531f249ff2233dd40a206c8d60054a8c6" status="baddump" region="cdrom" index="0" writable="no"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="CXD8530BQ" clock="67737600"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="lspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="rspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="spu" name="SPU" clock="33868800"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="cdda" name="CD/DA"/>
              <display tag="gpu:screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="640" height="480" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="2"/>
              <input players="4" buttons="3" coins="2" service="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <driver status="imperfect" emulation="good" color="good" sound="imperfect" graphic="imperfect" savestate="supported" palettesize="65536"/>

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