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Basketball

| 1979
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Units produced: Atari
Controls/Input Device: Control(trackball), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: bsktball

Display: raster 256x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver bsktball.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 264; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
034757.a6 with 2048kb
sha1:43ce2c2089ec3011e2d28e8257a35efeed0e71c5 crc:010e8ad3
034758.b6 with 2048kb
sha1:df544bff67bb0334f77cef11792199d9c3f5fdf4 crc:f7bea344
034763.b1 with 2048kb
sha1:a215ba3bb18ea2c57c443dfc4c4a0a3846bbedfe crc:1fc69359
034764.c1 with 2048kb
sha1:f5d6dcccc4a54db35be3d8997bc51e73892747fb crc:a087109e
034765.d1 with 2048kb
sha1:b1b709a74258b01b21d7c2038a3b6abe879944c5 crc:798cea39
034766.f1 with 2048kb
sha1:9aca236c5145c04a8aaebb316179482bbdc9ddfc crc:a82e9a9f
Mameinfo.dat entry:
0.37b10 [Yochizo]


WIP:

- 0.147u2: hap fixed clone Omega Fighter Special. The game fails to boot or finish post. After showing bad rom errors, the game resets.

- 0.147u1: Fixed maincpu rom loading.

- 0.122u7: Fixed gfx1/2/3/4/5 rom loading.

- 0.89u3: Changed Z80 CPU2 clock speed to 5MHz.

- 0.37b10: Yochizo added 'Omega Fighter' (UPL 1989) and clone Omega Fighter Special.

- 21st November 2000: Yochizo fixed some graphics bugs in the Omega Fighter / Atomic Robo-kid driver.

- 8th November 2000: Yochizo sent in a driver for Omega Fighter and Atomic Robo-kid.

- 25th April 1999: Dumped Omega Fighter Special.


LEVELS: 8 (restarts once)


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* JFF

* Raine


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Romset: 2016 kb / 8 files / 457.8 zip


Credits Mameinfo and Mametesters Project Robert J. Rabgno et al.
History.dat entry:
Atari Basketball (c) 1979 Atari.

An old black and white basketball game.

- TECHNICAL -

Cabinet dimensions : 70,18'' (178,26cm) high x 29,5'' (74,93cm) wide x 78,8'' (200,15cm) deep. Monitor : 23'' B/W.

Game ID : 034756-034766

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 750 Khz)
Sound Chips : Discrete (@ 750 Khz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 4

Players : 2
Control : trackball
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Released in May 1979.

An Atari Basketball unit appears in the 1982 movie 'Tron'.

Michael Jackson used to own this game (upright). It was sold at the official Michael Jackson Auction on Apr. 24th, 2009.

- STAFF -

Designed and programmed by : Chris Downend

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=189&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 008A 00000059 FFFFFFFF Infinite Time

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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