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Samurai Aces (World)

| 1993
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Units produced: Psikyo
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(3)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: samuraia

Display: raster 320x224 @ 59.30Hz (59.30 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver psikyo.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 4096; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
3-u58.bin with 131072kb
sha1:dbfd1c5a7a514bccd89fc4f7191744cf76bb745d crc:310f5c76
4-u127.bin with 262144kb
sha1:821ba648b9a1d495c600cbf4606f2dbddc6f9e6f crc:8c9911ca
5-u126.bin with 262144kb
sha1:264e5a7e45e130a9e7152468733337668dc5b65f crc:d20c3ef0
u11.bin with 262144kb
sha1:5d146a9a39a70f2ee212ceab9a5469598432449e crc:11a04d91
u14.bin with 2097152kb
sha1:30a8679b49928d5fcbe58b5eecc2ebd08173adf8 crc:00a546cb
u34.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:1aa84ea54584b6c8b2846194b48bf6d2afa67fee crc:e6a75bd8
u35.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:c75422de2e0127cdc23d8c223b674a5bd85b00fb crc:c4ca0164
u68.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:c549b209bce1d2c6eeb512db198ad20c3f5fb0ea crc:9a7f6c34
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:
Samurai Aces (c) 1993 Psikyo.

A vertically scrolling shooter.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Motorola 68EC020 (@ 16 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2
=> Fire, Bomb

- TRIVIA -

Released in April 1993.

This game is known in Japan as "Sengoku Ace" (translates from Japanese as 'Civil War Ace').

Samurai Aces is the very first game developed by Psikyo (Psikyo was founded in 1992 in Tokyo).

Note : There are 22 different endings!

- TIPS AND TRICKS -

*Extra features : If you hold Test Button + PL1 Button 1 during boot, you get extra options in the test menu. A level skip, BG test usually etc...

- SERIES -

1. Samurai Aces (1993)
2. Tengai - Sengoku Ace Episode II (1996)
3. Sengoku Cannon - Sengoku Ace Episode III (2005, Sony PSP)

- STAFF -

Staff : Shinnosuke, Rick Johnson, O.Senbei, Hiromin, Shiori, Ukon Zakura, Minsk, Dozi, Tall Man, Ayanokouji Reimu, Iron Champ, Studio Avi

- PORTS -

* Consoles :
Sony PlayStation 2 (2004, "Psikyo Shooting Collection Vol. 2")

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2301&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 FE1B05 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 FE1BDF 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL1
00000000 FE1B07 00000003 FFFFFFFF Maximum Power PL1
62000000 000000 00000000 00000000 Invincibility PL1
00010000 FE1B57 00000010 00000010 Enabled
00010000 FE1B57 00000000 00000010 Disabled
00000000 FE1B51 0000005B FFFFFFFF Auto Penetration Shot PL1
60000000 000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 FE1C35 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 FE1D0F 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL2
00000000 FE1C37 00000003 FFFFFFFF Maximum Power PL2
62000000 000000 00000000 00000000 Invincibility PL2
00010000 FE1C87 00000010 00000010 Enabled
00010000 FE1C87 00000000 00000010 Disabled
00000000 FE1C81 000000FF FFFFFFFF Auto Penetration Shot PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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