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Gang Busters

| 1988
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Units produced: Konami
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: gbusters

Display: raster 288x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

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

Roms:
878a09.f20 with 256kb
sha1:a9651e137486b2df367c39eb43f52d0833589e87 crc:e2d09a1b
878c04.d5 with 262144kb
sha1:a5b611c67b0f2ac50c679707931ee12ebbf72ebe crc:9e982d1c
878c05.h5 with 262144kb
sha1:124123823be6bd597805484539d821aaaadde2c0 crc:01f4aea5
878c06.k5 with 262144kb
sha1:67468c4ce47e8d43d58de8d3b50b048c66508156 crc:edfaaaaf
878c07.h27 with 262144kb
sha1:b2e27610b38f3fc9c2cdad600b03c8bae4fb9138 crc:eeed912c
878c08.k27 with 262144kb
sha1:226b1d83fb82586302be0a67737a427475856537 crc:4d14626d
878h01.f8 with 32768kb
sha1:8b6547e610cb4fa1c1f5bf12cb05e9a12a353903 crc:96feafaa
878j03.k15 with 65536kb
sha1:6b0863f4182e6c973adfaa618f096bd4cc9b7b6d crc:3943a065
878n02.k13 with 65536kb
sha1:1e6461e2e5e871d44085623a890158a4c1c4c404 crc:51697aaa
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:
Gang Busters (c) 1988 Konami.

An overhead shoot'em up where you play as a green-haired dude.

- TECHNICAL -

Game ID : GX878

Main CPU : KONAMI (@ 3 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), Konami K007232 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

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

- TRIVIA -

This game is known in Japan as "Crazy Cop".

King Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Konami Game Music Collection Vol.0 - 276A-7708) on 21/07/1989.

- STAFF -

Written and directed by : S. Okamoto
Assistant director : Y. Satoh, Macha*
Charactor designer : Dr. Hide
Graphic designer : N. Ishii
Production sound mixer : K. Matsubara
Music editors : Shinji Tasaka, Motoaki Furukawa, S. Fukami, Shigemasa Matsuo
Electoronics designers : T. Matsuura, M. Hiraoka
Publicity supervisor : F. Shibuya
Translator : Yuichi Kobayashi
General manager : Koji Hiroshita

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=927&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 4086 000000FF FFFFFFFF Infinite Credits
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 40A0 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 4833 00000020 FFFFFFFF Infinite Ammo PL1
00000000 482C 00000003 FFFFFFFF Rocket Grenade PL1
00000000 482A 00000004 FFFFFFFF Medium Weapon Powerup PL1
00000000 482A 00000007 FFFFFFFF Heavy Weapon Powerup PL1
00000000 4800 00000001 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
00010000 482F 0000000F FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1 (2/2)
00000000 4033 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire PL1 Turn it OFF on the name entry screen
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 40B0 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 48C3 00000020 FFFFFFFF Infinite Ammo PL2
00000000 48BC 00000003 FFFFFFFF Rocket Grenades PL2
00000000 48BA 00000004 FFFFFFFF Medium Weapon Powerup PL2
00000000 48BA 00000007 FFFFFFFF Heavy Weapon Powerup PL2
00000000 4890 00000001 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2
00010000 48BF 0000000F FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2 (2/2)
00000000 4035 00000000 00000010 Rapid Fire PL2 Turn it OFF on the name entry screen
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000020 500A 000000A0 FFFFFFFF Sound Test Timer Stop [PL2 Start]Next Code

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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