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F/A (Japan)

| 1992
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Units produced: Namco
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(3)
Number of Players: 4
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MAME folder name: fa

Display: raster 288x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver namcona1.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 8192; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
c69.bin with 16384kb
sha1:61a4981fc2716c228b6121fedcbf1ed6f34dc2de crc:349134d9
fa1-ep0l.bin with 524288kb
sha1:49769e3b72b59fc3e7b73364fe97168977dbe66b crc:182eee5c
fa1-ep0u.bin with 524288kb
sha1:79390943eea0b8029b2b8869233caf27228e776a crc:7ea7830e
fa1-ep1l.bin with 524288kb
sha1:4ba9bc2102fffc93a5ff73a107d557fc0f3beefd crc:b23a5b01
fa1-ep1u.bin with 524288kb
sha1:912993cab1c2edcaf986478f2ae22a2f10edf807 crc:de2eb129
fa1-ma0l.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:da35f8a6a5bc9e2b5b6cacf8eb0d900ef1073a67 crc:a0a95e54
fa1-ma0u.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:2a7f8d09c213629a68376ce0379be61b37711d0a crc:1d0135bd
fa1-ma1l.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:4cc7adc68b1db7e725a973b31d52720bd7dc1140 crc:c4adf0a2
fa1-ma1u.bin with 1048576kb
sha1:57bb2078ff104c6f631c67219f80f8ede5ddbd09 crc:900297be
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:
F/A (c) 1992 Namco.

A vertically scrolling shoot'em up game.

- TECHNICAL -

Namco System NA-1 hardware
Game ID : FA

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 12.52825 Mhz), M37710 (@ 12.52825 Mhz)
Sound Chips : C140 (@ 42.667 Khz)

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 3

- TRIVIA -

Released in October 1992.

This game is known outside Japan as "Fighter & Attacker".

F/A is an abbreviation for 'Fighter/Attacker', which is a class of military aircraft.

Soundtrack releases :
Namco Game Sound Express Vol.7 (F/A) - Victor Entertainment - VICL-15011 - Oct 21, 1992

- STAFF -

Sound Composer : Shinji Hosoe (Megaten), Takayuki Aihara

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=793&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 01043 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000
00000000 013B5 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Energy PL1
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000 [ You can't rescue a hostage ]
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000 [ during invincibility. ]
00000000 013A4 00000001 00000001 Invincibility PL1
00010000 013A7 0000000C FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1 (2/3)
00010000 013AB 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1 (2/3)
00000000 170A4 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire - Air (Normal) PL1
00000000 170A4 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire - Air (Special) PL1
00110000 013BC 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire - Air (Special) PL1 (2/2)
00000000 170A4 00000000 00000020 Rapid Fire - Surface Nr. PL1
00000000 170A4 00000000 00000020 Rapid Fire - Surface Sp. PL1
00110000 013B6 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire - Surface Sp. PL1 (2/2)
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000
00000000 0143F 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Energy PL2
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000 [ You can't rescue a hostage ]
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000 [ during invincibility. ]
00000000 0142E 00000001 00000001 Invincibility PL2
00010000 01431 0000000C FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2 (2/3)
00010000 01435 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2 (3/3)
00000000 170A5 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire - Air (Normal) PL2
00000000 170A5 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire - Air (Special) PL2
00110000 01446 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire - Air (Special) PL2 (2/2)
00000000 170A5 00000000 00000020 Rapid Fire - Surface Nr. PL2
00000000 170A5 00000000 00000020 Rapid Fire - Surface Sp. PL2
00110000 01440 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire - Surface Sp. PL2 (2/2)

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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