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Whizz

| 1989
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Units produced: Philko
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(3)
Number of Players: 1
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Whizz VGMuseum Game Endings
Whizz on CAESAR
Whizz high score and replay at MARP
Whizz on datObase
MAME folder name: whizz

Display: raster 384x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

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

Roms:
t-1.b4 with 32768kb
sha1:d2d302a96a9e3197f27144e525a901cfb9da09e4 crc:b84bc980
t-10.y10 with 65536kb
sha1:cdddd2a033291585e25839e864e898ef36f4d287 crc:b678ef5b
t-11.u11 with 65536kb
sha1:a89f46d581d2907b7813454925ce690af007997d crc:51a2c65d
t-12.w11 with 65536kb
sha1:f90616aa4e1f80d8d7fccf5748f564cb7bc2d83a crc:c65050ce
t-13.y11 with 65536kb
sha1:e2504a5576c6af6c5bdb0263e1d3cb9ccabde3f8 crc:0eba10bd
t-14.k11 with 65536kb
sha1:f46f15e3949221e59d8c37de9c23473a74c2927e crc:bf248879
t-15.l11 with 32768kb
sha1:de815bba66c376cea775139f4285de0b1a589d88 crc:73161302
t-2.a5 with 65536kb
sha1:7e032e65e78c380b5f03a4febd6dcd3f0bdb642b crc:9c106835
t-3.b5 with 65536kb
sha1:0365d48437da0f90c1c146da0605139a3da0b03b crc:9b421ccf
t-4.a7 with 65536kb
sha1:5435e891eebe5b95a5a97ee8743a8a10282e4d19 crc:3a1db986
t-5.b7 with 65536kb
sha1:7a571becde02ea4b64db4138f00408f312bf54c0 crc:9bd22190
t-6.r6 with 32768kb
sha1:412a47f030e3b491e23e5696ef88d065f9de0220 crc:8e4ca776
t-7.y8 with 32768kb
sha1:94eb7af3cb8bee87ce3d31260e3bde062ebbc8f0 crc:a8b5f750
t-8.u10 with 65536kb
sha1:16ae6c178b91e5cd859deb13176b7333f05c378a crc:41428dac
t-9.w10 with 65536kb
sha1:9da907c2bcacc750426a2989bae3c3e5fcc3e3ab crc:d7345fb9
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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* FB Alpha

* JFF

* 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:
Whizz (c) 1989 Philko.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 384 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 4

- TRIVIA -

This game is also known as "Twin Falcons".

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=3159&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 E637 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 F20B 00000007 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 F20E 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
00000000 F218 00000003 FFFFFFFF Always have Full Speed PL1
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL1
00010000 F210 00000001 FFFFFFFF Normal
00110000 F210 00001601 FFFFFFFF Double Laser
00010000 F210 00000002 FFFFFFFF 3 Way
00010000 F210 00000003 FFFFFFFF Front & Side Shot
00010000 F210 00000004 FFFFFFFF 5 Way
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 F40B 00000007 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 F40E 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2
00000000 F418 00000003 FFFFFFFF Always have Full Speed PL2
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL2
00010000 F410 00000001 FFFFFFFF Normal
00110000 F410 00001601 FFFFFFFF Double Laser
00010000 F410 00000002 FFFFFFFF 3 Way
00010000 F410 00000003 FFFFFFFF Front & Side Shot
00010000 F410 00000004 FFFFFFFF 5 Way

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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