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Thunder Dragon

| 1991
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Units produced: NMK / Tecmo
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: tdragon

Display: raster 256x224 @ 56.00Hz (56.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver nmk16.c:
Status: imperfect; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: imperfect; Color: good
Palette size: 1024; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
91070.1 with 65536kb
sha1:6f8f5eff4b71fb6cabda10075cfa88a3f607859e crc:bf493d74
91070.10 with 256kb
sha1:6d81b1c0233580aa48f9718bade42d640e5ef3dd crc:e6ead349
91070.2 with 524288kb
sha1:d664dfa6698fec8e602523bdae16068f1ff6547b crc:ecfea43e
91070.3 with 524288kb
sha1:bfdb350b3d3fce2bead1ac60875beafe427765ed crc:ae6875a8
91070.4 with 1048576kb
sha1:9f48986c231a8fbc07f2b39b2017d1e967b2ed3c crc:3eedc2fe
91070.5 with 1048576kb
sha1:3b74d5fc88a4a9329e101ee72f393608d327d816 crc:d0bde826
91070.6 with 131072kb
sha1:7581931cb95cd5a8ed40e4f5385b533e3d19af22 crc:fe365920
91070.9 with 256kb
sha1:588822f6308a860937349c9106c2b4b1a75823ec crc:cfdbb86c
91070_68k.7 with 131072kb
sha1:29baea24d670ab63149efe281de25cca15b7b863 crc:6e154d8e
91070_68k.8 with 131072kb
sha1:b88446df3b177d40e0b59a481f8e4de212e3afbc crc:121c3ae7
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:
Thunder Dragon (c) 1991 NMK.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 1.5 Mhz), (2x) OKI6295 (@ 24.242 Khz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

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

- TRIVIA -

Released in August 1991.

Licensed to Tecmo for distribution.

- UPDATES -

The bootleg version uses the "Raiden" (seibu) sound hardware (a Z80 @ 3.579545 Mhz), all musics from "Raiden" are present =).

- TIPS AND TRICKS -

* Secret Message : Reset game and hold down Player 2 buttons 1 and 2. If you did it fast enough, you will see the message 'Ready?'. If not try again. Press P1 Button 2(x14). If you did this correctly, you should see another message '4th June. 1991'. And you are in the test mode.

- SERIES -

1. Thunder Dragon (1991)
2. Thunder Dragon 2 (1993)

- STAFF -

Producer : Yukio Tomonari
Director : Yosuke Ono
Game designer : Merry Tamio
Programmer : Lieut. Col. Ore
Scenario writer : Ikezu Kenzi
Sound creator : Hide-Kaz
Graphic designers : Ikezu Kenzi, Giant Ama

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2891&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 BEF01 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
00001301 B9021 00000006 FFFFFFFF Select Starting Stage Set on the "Push Start" screen after you've inserted a credit
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000
00000000 B7A29 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 B7A2D 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
00000000 B7A2F 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL1
00000000 B7A56 00000000 FFFFFFFF Always Maximum Shot Power PL1
00010000 B7A7F 00000007 FFFFFFFF Always Maximum Shot Power PL1 (2/2)
62000000 00000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL1
00010000 B7A57 00000000 FFFFFFFF Vulcan
00010000 B7A57 00000001 FFFFFFFF Fire
00010000 B7A57 00000002 FFFFFFFF Multi-Way
00010000 B7A57 00000003 FFFFFFFF Missile
00000000 B7A1D 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL1
00010000 B7A7B 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL1 (2/2)
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000
00000000 B7B29 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 B7B2D 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2
00000000 B7B2F 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Bombs PL2
00000000 B7B56 00000000 FFFFFFFF Always Maximum Shot Power PL2
00010000 B7B7F 00000007 FFFFFFFF Always Maximum Shot Power PL2 (2/2)
62000000 00000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL2
00010000 B7B57 00000000 FFFFFFFF Vulcan
00010000 B7B57 00000001 FFFFFFFF Fire
00010000 B7B57 00000002 FFFFFFFF Multi-Way
00010000 B7A57 00000003 FFFFFFFF Missile
00000000 B7B1D 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL2
00010000 B7B7B 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL2 (2/2)

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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