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Sand Scorpion

| 1992
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Units produced: Face
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: sandscrp

Display: raster 256x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver sandscrp.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 2048; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
11.bin with 262144kb
sha1:3187422dbe8b15d8053be4cb20e56d3e6afbd5f2 crc:9b24ab40
12.bin with 262144kb
sha1:83267445b89c3cf4dc317106aa68763d2f29eff7 crc:ad12caee
3.ic33 with 524288kb
sha1:67a7a2be774c86916cbb97e4c9b16c2e48125780 crc:adf20fa0
4.ic32 with 524288kb
sha1:a445da3f7f5dea5ff64bb0b048f624f947875a39 crc:b9222ff2
5.ic16 with 524288kb
sha1:c3f6768cfd99a0e19ca2224fff9aa4e27ec0da24 crc:9bb675f6
6.ic17 with 524288kb
sha1:e2a59e201bfededa92d6c86f8dc1b212527ef66f crc:7df2f219
7.ic55 with 262144kb
sha1:5ea3412cbc57bfaa32a1e2552b2eb46f4ceb5fa8 crc:9870ab12
8.ic51 with 131072kb
sha1:06a04fa17f44319986913bff70433510c89e38f1 crc:6f3e9db1
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:
Sand Scorpion - Sasori (c) 1992 Face.

A vertically scrolling shoot'em up.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 12 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : OKI6295 (@ 15.151 Khz), Yamaha YM2203 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 2048

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

- TRIVIA -

'Sasori' is Japanese for...you guessed it...'Scorpion'!

- UPDATES -

A version with a Chinese titlescreen is known to run on a revised hardware.

- STAFF -

Game designer : Ghost
Programmers : Nak, Maruyaman
Graphic designers : N-Phantom, Satoshi.N, Higeta-K, F.Dij!, Nob

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2309&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 700001 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
60000000 000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 706027 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 706026 00000005 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL1
00000000 706008 00000004 00000004 Invincibility "ON" PL1 If you get so you can't pick up anything - toggle this cheat OFF then back ON
00000001 706008 00000000 00000004 Invincibility "OFF" PL1
00000000 70603F 00000007 FFFFFFFF Maximum Weapon Power PL1
00000000 706020 00000000 FFFFFFFF Infinite Shot PL1
00000000 70602A 00000000 FFFFFFFF Infinite Missile PL1
00000000 700011 00000010 00000010 Rapid Fire PL1
60000000 000000 00000000 00000000
00000000 70D027 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 70D026 00000005 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL2
00000000 70D008 00000004 00000004 Invincibility "ON" PL2 If you get so you can't pick up anything - toggle this cheat OFF then back ON
00000001 70D008 00000000 00000004 Invincibility "OFF" PL2
00000000 70D03F 00000007 FFFFFFFF Maximum Weapon Power PL2
00000000 70D020 00000000 FFFFFFFF Infinite Shot PL2
00000000 70D02A 00000000 FFFFFFFF Infinite Missile PL2
00000000 700013 00000010 00000010 Rapid Fire PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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