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Shoot the Bull

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

Display: raster 288x224 @ 60.61Hz (60.61 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver pacman.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 512; Savestate: supported

Roms:
4a.rom with 256kb
sha1:60c767fd536c325151a2b759fdbce4ba41e0c78f crc:81a6b30f
7f.rom with 32kb
sha1:196da49cc260f967ec5f01bc3c75b11077c85998 crc:ec578b98
82s126.1m with 256kb
sha1:bbcec0570aeceb582ff8238a4bc8546a23430081 crc:a9cc86bf
82s126.3m with 256kb
sha1:0c4d0bee858b97632411c440bea6948a74759746 crc:77245b66
sb5e.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:cbe99ece795f29fdeef374cbf9b1f45ff065e803 crc:07c6c5aa
sb5f.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:ff21b0fd5381afb1ba7f5920132006ee8e6d10eb crc:eaec6837
sb6e.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:8257de5e0e62235d05d74b53e5fc716e85cb05b9 crc:25daa5e9
sb6f.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:905a354a806da47ab40577171acdac7db635d102 crc:92144044
sb6h.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:6372763fbbca3581376204c5e58ceedd3f47fc60 crc:43b7f99d
sb6j.cpu with 4096kb
sha1:2fa15b339166b9a5bf711b58a1705bc0b9e528e2 crc:bc4d3bbf
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:
Shoot The Bull (c) 1985 Bally Midway.

A dart game for up to 4 players with four different games to choose from.

- TECHNICAL -

[No. 0E15]

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.072 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Namco (@ 96 Khz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz
Palette Colors : 16

Players : 1
Control : trackball
Buttons : 1

- STAFF -

Game designer : Jeff Nauman
Game artist : Brian Colin
Cabinet art : Greg Freres
Sounds : Mike Bartlow
Support : Jim Belt
Hardware : Cary Mednick, John Boydston
Mechanical : John Kubik

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2426&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 4D77 00000001 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits Full Credits >4 (09) will activate a 4 player game
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 These Cheats are for the 301 Games
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 ------------------------------------
00000001 4D00 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL1 If you hit the board for points after you've used this cheat the player may go back to 301!
00010001 4D01 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL1 (2/3)
00010001 4D02 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL1 (3/3)
00000000 4D00 00000003 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL1
00010000 4D01 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL1 (2/3)
00010000 4D02 00000001 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL1 (3/3)
00000001 4D04 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL2 If you hit the board for points after you've used this cheat the player may go back to 301!
00010001 4D05 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL2 (2/3)
00010001 4D06 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL2 (3/3)
00000000 4D04 00000003 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL2
00010000 4D05 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL2 (2/3)
00010000 4D06 00000001 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL2 (3/3)
00000001 4D08 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL3 If you hit the board for points after you've used this cheat the player may go back to 301!
00010001 4D09 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL3 (2/3)
00010001 4D0A 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL3 (3/3)
00000000 4D08 00000003 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL3
00010000 4D09 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL3 (2/3)
00010000 4D0A 00000001 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL3 (3/3)
00000001 4D0C 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL4 If you hit the board for points after you've used this cheat the player may go back to 301!
00010001 4D0D 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL4 (2/3)
00010001 4D0E 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score = 0 Now! PL4 (3/3)
00000000 4D0C 00000003 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL4
00010000 4D0D 00000000 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL4 (2/3)
00010000 4D0E 00000001 FFFFFFFF Score always = 301 PL4 (3/3)

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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