Fujitsu FMT-PD103
This page was last modified 09:06, 10 August 2021 by Gdx. Based on work by Mars2000you.

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Description

The joypad FMT-PD103 was released in Japan as FM Towns joypad by Fujitsu.

Although its common pin is connected to the pin-9 of the DE-9 connector, instead of the pin-8 as required by the MSX standard all MSX software can be used.

Official starting price: ?

ATTENTION!
Do not confuse this controller with the one on the Marty console because the Marty controller has an extra shoulder button which causes a short circuit when pressed.

Gallery

Fujitsu FMT-PD103
Fujitsu FMT-PD103 underside
Fujitsu FMT-PD103

Patches that allows to play games with the extra buttons

Following patches replaces some keyboard key functions required in games by extra buttons Run and Select of the controller. This gives us a better game-play.

Magic Key

Some games from Sony have a special menu called Magic Key that can be displayed using an FM-Town controller in the general port 2. Thereby, if you press FM-Town Select/Run button at same time during the game start up, you can access the menu by pressing Graph key.

Here is the list of games:

Title Note
Family boxing If you press Run and button 2 of controller 1 instead of the Graph key, the menu will appear with more options.
Gall Force - Defense of Chaos If you press Run and button 2 of controller 1 instead of the Graph key, the menu will appear with more options.
Jansei
Kiki KaiKai
Replicart If you press Run and button 2 of controller 1 instead of the Graph key, the menu will appear with more options.