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Andromeda (Japan?)

| 1979
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Units produced: Irem
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: andromed

Display: raster 240x224 @ 61.78Hz (61.78 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver m10.c:
Status: preliminary; Emulation: preliminary
Graphic: good; Sound: preliminary; Color: imperfect
Palette size: 16; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
am1 with 1024kb
sha1:d27113740094d219b0e05a930d8daa4c22129183 crc:53df0152
am10 with 1024kb
sha1:7eb3d1eb88b4481b0dcb7d001207f516a5db32b3 crc:be2de8f3
am2 with 1024kb
sha1:77ced520f8e78bb08ddab4213646cf55d834e63e crc:dab64957
am3 with 1024kb
sha1:1bfee6cf7d18b56594831f2efa7dcc53b47d7e30 crc:f983f35c
am4 with 1024kb
sha1:c54c9b7d16b40a7ab49eac255906b43b03939d2b crc:09f20717
am5 with 1024kb
sha1:5e20c905c2190b381a105327e112fcc0a127bb2f crc:518a3b88
am6 with 1024kb
sha1:c34178aca9ffb8b2dd468d9e3369a985f52daf9a crc:ce3d5fff
am7 with 1024kb
sha1:aa73bba194fa6d1f3909f8df517a0bff07583ea9 crc:30d3366f
am8 with 1024kb
sha1: crc:
am9 with 1024kb
sha1:bedf5d7126c7e9b91ad595188c69aa2c043c71e8 crc:a1c8f4db
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:
Andromeda (c) 1979 IPM Corp.

Exciting Space Game! Mysterious Enemies Attack The Earth! Players' Beam-Cannon can be moved from side to side by the lever. Beams to destroy 'ANDROMEDA-SHIPS' are fired by pressing the button. When all 'ANDRO-SHIPS' are destroyed, a new screen image of all ships will appear again. Bonus points shown at the bottom of the screen will be added to player's total points, as player resumes the game.

- TECHNICAL -

Cocktail cabinet dimensions : 25~29'' High x 33'' Wide x 22'' Deep.
Cocktail cabinet weight : 99 lbs.

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 2.5 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 2-way joystick
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Released in July 1980.

- SCORING -

Stationary Andro-ship : 10 points.
Attacking Andro-ship : 40 points.
Commander Ship : 500~900 points.
Each time the pattern changes : Bonus points.

An additional Beam-Cannon is won by player when player have gained 5000 points.

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=83&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 ------------------------------ REASON 01
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 There are no cheats for this
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 game as it didn't work the
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 last time it was tested. If
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 the game now works please
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 request cheats for it on the
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 cheat forums.
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 ------------------------------ REASON 01

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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