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The Percussor

| 1981
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Units produced: Orca
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: percuss

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

Emulated in MAME via driver zodiack.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 50; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
percus2a.prm with 32kb
sha1:e4ca064793ae1dc36b2d852448162d062a2f26f8 crc:e2ee9637
percus2b.prm with 32kb
sha1:7d21a3492a179f5ce541911d19e4816960547089 crc:e561b029
percuss.1 with 4096kb
sha1:048963d70e513068fdb591b4bc152473fe4cc2c3 crc:ff0364f7
percuss.10 with 2048kb
sha1:6d26ed5e964b7f1b2ce651c7bf0168a730bee02f crc:797598aa
percuss.2 with 4096kb
sha1:447109a508a571650501d3dd3fa018513b4e4558 crc:6bf72dd2
percuss.3 with 4096kb
sha1:976210f1fed11c03e0a159c8189630a1fec63fc9 crc:7f646c59
percuss.4 with 4096kb
sha1:778853a0fbef7dd80d1046e2b04adcd9d1241f83 crc:fb1b15ba
percuss.5 with 4096kb
sha1:17db644c3cd0435c380b2080bda02c6a6d45eaf6 crc:8e5a9692
percuss.6 with 4096kb
sha1:cd7ba64706458c67166934d0fa08894fb577810b crc:5285a580
percuss.7 with 4096kb
sha1:0249f6324ae44142d7da2306674ed86afcccf5f2 crc:8fc4175d
percuss.8 with 2048kb
sha1:2cf9cca55fb612c9efae06e62bd6d33fdd38de57 crc:d63f56f3
percuss.9 with 2048kb
sha1:af41763f200c4c660ca7230eace4f443e57e809a crc:e08fef2f
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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* 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:
The Percussor (c) 1981 Orca.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 1.78975 Mhz)
Sound Chips : General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.78975 Mhz)

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

- TRIVIA -

Released in October 1981.

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1949&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 587E 0000002F FFFFFFFF Infinite Fuel
00000000 5822 00000063 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 5823 00000063 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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