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Gimme A Break

| 1985
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Units produced: Bally/Sente
Controls/Input Device: Control(trackball), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 1
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MAME folder name: gimeabrk

Display: raster 256x240 @ 59.19Hz (59.19 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver balsente.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 1024; Savestate: supported

Roms:
ab01.u8a with 16384kb
sha1:3bb47c349b3ab7b81e3557e3b4877617fb549c9e crc:18cc53db
ab23.u7a with 16384kb
sha1:b6562b3575dc8265c01719cfbcb554b69bc1b37f crc:6bd4190a
ab45.u6a with 16384kb
sha1:aa45d5a960491c85f332f22cffe61999fe3db826 crc:5dca4f33
cd6ef.uia with 16384kb
sha1:e3501b9bd73bc724aee0436700625bd2af94f72d crc:5e2b3510
gr01.u6b with 16384kb
sha1:2f17c3f84767850d45192dfb507dd2716ecadc20 crc:e3cdc476
gr23.u5b with 16384kb
sha1:da0d1f207ad056b2d82a5ad6382372066883d161 crc:0555d9c0
sentesnd with 8192kb
sha1:f0c447adc5b67917851a9df978df851247e75c43 crc:4dd0a525
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:
Gimme A Break (c) 1985 Bally Sente.

An overhead pool game.

- TECHNICAL -

[Upright Conversion Kit]
[No. 0E03]

Bally / Sente SAC-I hardware

Main CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 1.25 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (6x) CEM3394 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

Players : 1
Control : trackball
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Released in July 1985.

Carlos Gonzales holds the official record for this game with 2,303 points.

- STAFF -

Software : Dave Ross (DJR)
Artwork : Gary Johnson (GJ ), Bil Maher (BNM), Bob Flemate
Audio : Gary Levenberg, Jesse Osborne
Hardware : Howard Delman, C. Verhargh, Paul Brandt

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=958&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 0180 00000011 FFFFFFFF Infinite Time
00000000 01C1 0000000C FFFFFFFF Infinite Shots PL1
00000000 01DF 00000001 FFFFFFFF Infinite Shots PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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