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Flying Shark (World)

| 1987
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Units produced: [Toaplan] Taito Corporation
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: fshark

Display: raster 320x240 @ 54.88Hz (54.88 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver twincobr.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 1792; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
82s137-1.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:33589665ac995cc4645b56bbcd6d1c1cd5368f88 crc:cc5b3f53
82s137-2.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:826add3ea3987f2c9ba2d3fc69a4ad2d9b033c89 crc:47351d55
82s137-3.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:5211ec4605894727747dda66b70c9427652b16b4 crc:70b537b9
82s137-4.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:48459037c3b865f0c0d63a416fa71ba1119f7a09 crc:6edb2de8
82s137-5.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:90da4ab12126727cd9510fdfe4f626452116c543 crc:f35b978a
82s137-6.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:b673f5e1fcf60c0ba668aeb98d545d17b988945d crc:0459e51b
82s137-7.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:a3eafadc319183ed688dc081c4dfcbe8d476abea crc:cbf3184b
82s137-8.mcu with 1024kb
sha1:2511fa99fbdd6c75281fa85ecca2a617d36eb360 crc:8246a05c
b02_01.512 with 65536kb
sha1:bd6242b9dcdb0f582565df588106cd1ce2aad53b crc:2234b424
b02_02.512 with 65536kb
sha1:96ce4f41207c5487e801a8444030ec4dc7b58b23 crc:30d4c9a8
b02_03.512 with 65536kb
sha1:d0155cfb0a8885d58e34141f9696b9aa208440ca crc:64f3d88f
b02_04.512 with 65536kb
sha1:2ac34445618e17371b5eed7eb6f43da4dbb99e28 crc:3b23a9fc
b02_05-1.rom with 16384kb
sha1:37317838ea57cb98cf9599cedf8e72bcae913d29 crc:a8b05bd0
b02_06-1.rom with 16384kb
sha1:55bde4133deebb59a87d9b96c6d0fd7b4bbc0e02 crc:5e53ae47
b02_07-1.rom with 16384kb
sha1:05c1a4ff9adaa6c8035f38a76c5ee333fafba2bf crc:e669f80e
b02_08.rom with 32768kb
sha1:6fd5727462cd6c5dab4c5d780bd7504e48583894 crc:ef0cf49c
b02_09.rom with 32768kb
sha1:0fd4156a46ed64cb6e5c59b8836382dd86c229cf crc:230f1582
b02_10.rom with 32768kb
sha1:9326075f83549b0a9656f69bd4436fb1be2ac805 crc:4bd099ff
b02_11.rom with 32768kb
sha1:3f79dd849db787695a587f0db19a6782153b5955 crc:f5799422
b02_12.rom with 32768kb
sha1:75e874a1d148fcc8fa09bb724ce8346565ace4e5 crc:733b9997
b02_13.rom with 32768kb
sha1:df483db7604c0135130f92b08bad3fbffb4f5c47 crc:62532cd3
b02_14.rom with 32768kb
sha1:49644a264c09fc2d743e4f801b8b82e980f2def9 crc:f711ba7d
b02_15.rom with 32768kb
sha1:e1f988d650dce17e3bfbea12e5fddbb671df18d4 crc:8b70ef32
b02_16.rom with 32768kb
sha1:de9827a959039cf753ecac6756fb1925c37466d8 crc:cdd1a153
b02_17-1.rom with 65536kb
sha1:ddbc05ce694ab4d929f5f621d95800b612bc5f66 crc:fd6ef7a8
b02_18-1.rom with 65536kb
sha1:8a14284adb0f0f33adf9affdec081c90de85d594 crc:04739e02
clr1.bpr with 256kb
sha1:55cafb5b2551b80ae708e9b966cf37c70a16d310 crc:a50cef09
clr2.bpr with 256kb
sha1:1c06a1ef1b6a722794ca1d5ee2c476ecaa5178a3 crc:24e7d62f
clr3.bpr with 256kb
sha1:909f815a61e759fdf998674ee383512ecd8fee65 crc:016fe2f7
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:
Flying Shark (c) 1987 Taito Corp.

Export version. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese versino entry; "Hi Sho Zame [TP-007]".

- TECHNICAL -

Game ID : TP-007
Prom Stickers : B02 / FS

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 7 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 3.5 Mhz), TMS32010 (@ 3.5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.5 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2

- TRIVIA -

Flying Shark was released in March 1987.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Kyukyoku Tiger : G.S.M Taito 2 - D28B0008) on 21/11/1988.

This game is known in Japan as "Hi Sho Zame" and in US as "Sky Shark".

- SERIES -

1. Flying Shark [TP-027] (1987)
2. Fighting Hawk (1988)
3. Fire Shark! [TP-017] (1989)

- PORTS -

* Computers :
Sinclair ZX Spectrum [EU] (1987)
Amstrad CPC [EU] (1988)
Atari ST [EU] (1988)
Commodore Amiga [EU] (1988)
Amstrad CPC [EU] (1988, "Taito Coin-Op Hits")
Amstrad CPC [EU] (1988, "Les Défis de Taito")
Amstrad CPC [EU] (199?, "Les Monuments D'Arcade")
Commodore C64 [EU] (1987)

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=866&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 30429 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives
000000A2 304D3 0000000A FFFFFFFF Infinite Smart Bombs (F6) Turn off with F6 at level end
00000000 304D5 00000006 FFFFFFFF Always Maximum Shot Power
20800000 01CD0 00000060 FFFFFFFF Invincibility
20810000 02AA8 00000060 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (2/6) 1st = Fire, 2nd = Enemy
20910000 00BD6 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (3/6) Parts 3-6 are "Avoid In-game ROM Check Error" they will be needed with any ROM cheats to stop the game from crashing or freezing at the moment Invincibility is the only ROM cheat so it's tied in directly for ease of operation
20810000 01A86 00000060 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (4/6)
20910000 0325E 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (5/6)
20810000 0427C 00000060 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (6/6)
00000000 304BD 00000020 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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