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Far West

| 1986
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Units produced: bootleg?
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy4way), Buttons(3)
Number of Players: 2
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Far West VGMuseum Game Endings
Far West on CAESAR
Far West high score and replay at MARP
Far West on datObase
MAME folder name: farwest

Display: raster 240x224 @ 30.00Hz (30.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver ironhors.c:
Status: preliminary; Emulation: preliminary
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 4096; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
10f_h12.bin with 256kb
sha1:f34916dc4617b0c48e0a7ac6ace97b35dfcf1c40 crc:5eb33e73
ironcol.001 with 256kb
sha1:d9f9a5bed1300faf7c3864d5c5ae07087de25824 crc:dfb13014
ironcol.002 with 256kb
sha1:e3041945b14955de109a505d9aa9f79046bed6a8 crc:77c88430
ironcol.003 with 256kb
sha1:c92737659f063889a2b210cfe5c294b8a4864489 crc:3e3fca11
ironcol.005 with 256kb
sha1:c7fe24e3d481150452ff774f3908510db9e28367 crc:15077b9c
ironhors.001 with 16384kb
sha1:1e898aaccad1919bbacf8d7957f5a0761df20767 crc:a8fc21d3
ironhors.002 with 16384kb
sha1:7d41d2224f0653e09d8728ccdec2df60f549e36e crc:9c1e5593
ironhors.003 with 16384kb
sha1:b34d5c7edda06b8a579d6d390511781a43ffce83 crc:3a0bf799
ironhors.004 with 16384kb
sha1:cc7ddf60b719e7c5a689f716ebee9bc04ade406a crc:1fab18a3
ironhors.005 with 32768kb
sha1:6c72732dc96c1652713b2aba6f0a2410f9457818 crc:f77e5b83
ironhors.006 with 32768kb
sha1:9b4890f2d20a8ddf5ba3f4325df070509252e06e crc:7bbc0b51
ironhors.007 with 8192kb
sha1:48ff58cbbf971b257e8099ec331397cf73dc8325 crc:471182b7
ironhors.008 with 16384kb
sha1:4ceb098bb0b4efcbe50bb4b23bd27a60dabf2b3e crc:b1c8246c
ironhors.009 with 32768kb
sha1:8c7f12e76d2b9eb592ebf1bfd3e16a6b130da8e5 crc:ea34ecfc
ironhors.010 with 16384kb
sha1:617e8fdf8129081c6a1bbbf140837a375a51da72 crc:a28231a6
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:
Far West (c) 198?.

A side scrolling platform cowboy train-robber game.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 3.072 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.072 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3.072 Mhz), (3x) RC (@ 3.072 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 240 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 30.00 Hz
Palette colors : 256

Players : 2
Control : 4-way joystick
Buttons : 3

- TRIVIA -

This game is a bootleg of "Iron Horse".

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=814&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 3442 00000000 FFFFFFFF Infinite Time
00000000 3270 0000000A FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives
00000000 3205 00000004 FFFFFFFF Invincibility
00000000 3604 00000003 FFFFFFFF Infinite Ammo
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon Use in conjuction with the Infinite Ammo cheat ON for the best effect!!
00010000 3605 00000000 FFFFFFFF Fire
00010000 3605 00000001 FFFFFFFF Rope
00010000 3605 00000002 FFFFFFFF Bomb

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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