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E.D.F. : Earth Defense Force

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

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

Emulated in MAME via driver megasys1.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 1024; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
edf.mcu with 262144kb
sha1: crc:
edf1.f5 with 131072kb
sha1:64c9394bd4d5569d68833d2e57abaf2f1af5be97 crc:2290ea19
edf2.f3 with 131072kb
sha1:686bf0ec104af8c97624a782e0d60afe170fd945 crc:ce93643e
edf5.b5 with 262144kb
sha1:e962164836756bc20c2b5dc0032042a0219e82d8 crc:105094d1
edf_06.rom with 262144kb
sha1:ae6aef03d61d244a857a9dc824be230c35f4c978 crc:94da2f0c
edf_09.rom with 131072kb
sha1:a4fb94f15d9a9f7df1645be66fe3e179d0ebf765 crc:96e38983
edf_m01.rom with 262144kb
sha1:f6c66c5cd50b72c4d401a263c65a8d4ef8cf9221 crc:9149286b
edf_m02.rom with 262144kb
sha1:67ea324ff359a5d9e7538c08865b5eeebd16704b crc:fc4281d2
edf_m03.rom with 524288kb
sha1:bc591e56c5478383eb4bd29f16133c6ba407c22f crc:ef469449
edf_m04.rom with 524288kb
sha1:3b8f13ca968456186d9ad61f34611b7eab62ea86 crc:6744f406
edf_m05.rom with 524288kb
sha1:823baa9dc4cb2425c64e9332c6ed4678e49d0c7b crc:6f47e456
rd.20n with 512kb
sha1:a5be0dc65dcfc36fbba10d1fddbe155e24b6122f crc:1d877538
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)


Other Emulators:

* 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:
E.D.F. - Earth Defence Force (c) 1991 Jaleco.

A horizontally scrolling shoot'em up.

- TECHNICAL -

Jaleco Mega System 1-B hardware

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 12 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 7 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.5 Mhz), (2x) OKI6295 (@ 30.303 Khz)

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

- TRIVIA -

Released in March 1991.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (E.D.F. - PCCB-00058) on 21/03/1991.

- STAFF -

Programmers : S A S, Azvear-s
Main graphic : Wan Da You, Ca-Sai, Nekomasa
Sub-graphics : Crayon Gear, Shimizu
Music : Tsukasa Tawada
Produced by : Yuki.Arai

- PORTS -

* Consoles :
Nintendo Super Famicom (1991, "Super E.D.F. - Earth Defence Force") : It's a 1-player game only, unlike the arcade which was a 2-player game. Graphics are slightly downgraded (smaller sprites), but now it has added transparency effects. Also, one level is different from the arcade.

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=734&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 616F5 00000003 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00080000 616F3 00000002 00000001 Invincibility PL1
00000000 616F7 00000004 FFFFFFFF Weapon level 5 (max) PL1
62000000 00000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL1
00010000 61737 00000000 FFFFFFFF Valcan Weapon
00010000 61737 00000001 FFFFFFFF Laser Weapon
00010000 61737 00000002 FFFFFFFF Atomic Weapon
00010000 61737 00000003 FFFFFFFF Homing Weapon
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000
00000000 61955 00000003 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00080000 61953 00000002 00000001 Invincibility PL2
00000000 61957 00000004 FFFFFFFF Weapon level 5 (max) PL2
62000000 00000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon PL2
00010000 61997 00000000 FFFFFFFF Valcan Weapon
00010000 61997 00000001 FFFFFFFF Laser Weapon
00010000 61997 00000002 FFFFFFFF Atomic Weapon
00010000 61997 00000003 FFFFFFFF Homing Weapon

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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