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Mazinger Z

| 1994
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Units produced: Banpresto/Dynamic Pl. Toei Animation
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(3)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: mazinger

Display: raster 384x240 @ 57.55Hz (57.55 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

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

Roms:
bp943a-0.u63 with 2097152kb
sha1:c276505f80a49b129862966a19db507f97153e45 crc:c1fed98a
bp943a-1.u60 with 2097152kb
sha1:679d26caefa975569198fac550105c370e2be00d crc:46327415
bp943a-2.u56 with 2097152kb
sha1:c30b1093aacebafefcae701af767dd36fc55fac7 crc:97e13959
bp943a-3.u55 with 524288kb
sha1:e775605a01b6cadc318855ac046dad03c4fc5bb4 crc:9c4957dd
bp943a-4.u64 with 524288kb
sha1:feb21b918243c0a03dfa4a80cc80b86be4f62680 crc:3fc7f29a
mzp-0.u24 with 524288kb
sha1:2c17eb31040bb7f1554bc1c9a968eec5e72af097 crc:43a4279f
mzp-1.924 with 524288kb
sha1:797a3046b6ab33773c5c4d6bb6d045ea60c1eb45 crc:db40acba
mzs.u21 with 131072kb
sha1:01f3cd1dd4045029260544e0e1c15dd08817012e crc:c5b4f7ed
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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Romset: 2016 kb / 8 files / 457.8 zip


Credits Mameinfo and Mametesters Project Robert J. Rabgno et al.
History.dat entry:
Mazinger Z (c) 1994 Banpresto.

Vertical shoot'em up with 3 selectable characters : Mazinger Z, Great Mazinger and Grendizer.

- TECHNICAL -

Cave 1st Generation Hardware

Main CPU : MC68000 (@ 16 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 [Optional]
Sound Chips : Yamaha YMZ280B (@ 16.9344 Mhz) or OKIM6295 x (1 or 2) + YM2203 / YM2151 [Optional]
Other : 93C46 EEPROM

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 240 x 384 pixels
Screen refresh : 57.55 Hz
Palette colors : 16384

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 3

- TRIVIA -

Released in August 1994.

Based off the manga created by legendary artist Go Nagai in 1972.

Default highscore table (TODAY'S TOP 8) :
TOP 100000 SUG
2ND 90000 TAG
3RD 80000 TON
4TH 70000 FAW
5TH 60000 TOM
6TH 50000 FUJ
7TH 40000 SAT
8TH 30000 SIN

- UPDATES -

If you set the territorial dip switch to Japan, not only will the Japanese title screen be shown, you will also see the boss's name (before you start fighting, written in Japanese), and cutscenes are shown in-between levels. These are absent if you set the switch to World.

- SERIES -

1. Mazinger Z (1994)
2. Mazinger Z 2

- STAFF -

Producer: Toshifumi Kawashima
Cast: Koji Kabuto, Hiroya Ishimaru, Duke Fried, Kei Tomiyama, Tetsuya Tsurugi, Keiichi Noda
Special Thanks To: Go Nagai, Takashi Nagai, Kenji Nagai, Dynamic Pl
Sound effect by : Hitoshi Sakimoto

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1590&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 1000A0 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
60000000 000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 100ABB 00000088 FFFFFFFF Infinite Energy PL1
00000000 100AB6 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL1
00000000 100AB8 00000003 FFFFFFFF Always have Full Power Weapon PL1
62000000 000000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL1
00010000 100AB7 00000000 FFFFFFFF Orange
00010000 100AB7 00000001 FFFFFFFF Blue
00010000 100AB7 00000002 FFFFFFFF Green
60000000 000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 100AEB 00000088 FFFFFFFF Infinite Energy PL2
00000000 100AE6 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL2
00000000 100AE8 00000003 FFFFFFFF Always have Full Power WeaponPL2
62000000 000000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL2
00010000 100AE7 00000000 FFFFFFFF Orange
00010000 100AE7 00000001 FFFFFFFF Blue
00010000 100AE7 00000002 FFFFFFFF Green

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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