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Platform: Kaneko Super Nova System

Cyvern (Japan)

| 1998
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Controls/Input Device: Control(dial), Buttons(5)
Number of Players: 4
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MAME folder name: cyvern

Display: raster 320x240 @ 59.60Hz (59.60 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver suprnova.c:
Status: imperfect; Emulation: good
Graphic: imperfect; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 32768; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
cv100-00.u24 with 4194304kb
sha1:925f4ae01a6ad3633be2a61be69e163f05401cf6 crc:cd4ae88a
cv101-00.u20 with 4194304kb
sha1:8d83f44a096ca0a70962ca4c602c4331874c8560 crc:a6cb3f0b
cv200-00.u16 with 4194304kb
sha1:9b99e87e69e88011e6d693d19ac5e115b4fa50b0 crc:ddc8c67e
cv201-00.u13 with 4194304kb
sha1:b8b75f50406068ffc3fca3887d2f0a653ca491c9 crc:65863321
cv210-00.u18 with 4194304kb
sha1:3b4285ca570e9c5ad396c615bfc054372d1b0162 crc:7486bf3a
cv300-00.u4 with 4194304kb
sha1:4d5066a22f4589b6b7f85b3e77c348d900ac4bdd crc:fbeda465
cvj-even.u10 with 1048576kb
sha1:cbfac3a87a4863466117c61f2ecaf63d506352f6 crc:802fadb4
cvj-odd.u8 with 1048576kb
sha1:5cc8c12c13b5eb3456083e70100450ba041de76e crc:f8a0fbdd
sknsj1.u10 with 524288kb
sha1:92c5a7a2472496028bff0e5980d41dd294f42144 crc:7e2b836c
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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* FB Alpha

* 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:
Cyvern - The Dragon Weapons (c) 1998 Kaneko Company, Limited.

Take control of 3 artificially enhanced elemental dragons and battle against tons of enemy airships and hulking bosses in this excellent overhead shooter. Features awesome graphics & sound effects as well as responsive controls and a high level of challenge.

- TECHNICAL -

Kaneko Super Nova System Hardware

Main CPU : SH-2 (@ 28.638 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YMZ280B (@ 16.66 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-Way Joystick
Buttons : 2
=> [A] Shoot / Banish, [B] Bomb

- TRIVIA -

This game was shown at the 1998 AOU Amusement Expo show, in Japan. It was then released in April 1998 in Japan.

There is a 'Plus' upgrade for this game :
* You can modify each dragon with special abilities.
* There is a gauge during boss fights showing how much energy the boss has left now.
* Multiple endings
* If you have certain items, some bosses will change into their 'true boss form'.

- STAFF -

Planners : Atsushi Kaneko, Tony
Soft : K. Minegishi, Hiyorinn.S, Sho-Chan, Osapan
Designers : U-Zool, Hiroki Narisawa, Endo Chang, Kazuto=Lee, Ryo.Kimura, Ishi-Ryu, Gomez, Maruken!
Sound : Katsuya Yoneda
Special Thanks : Iwao Horita

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=565&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 604D50B 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 604D507 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL1
00000000 604D501 0000003F FFFFFFFF Infinite "Banish" PL1
00000000 604D4FF 00000008 FFFFFFFF Maximum Fire Power PL1
00000000 600011B 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
60000000 0000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 604D553 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 604D54F 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL2
00000000 604D549 0000003F FFFFFFFF Infinite "Banish" PL2
00000000 604D547 00000008 FFFFFFFF Maximum Fire Power PL2
00000000 600021B 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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