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Gemini Wing

| 1987
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Units produced: Tecmo
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: gemini

Display: raster 256x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

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

Roms:
gw01-6a.rom with 32768kb
sha1:b02a739b045f5cddf943ce59226ef234463eeebe crc:d78afa05
gw02-3h.rom with 32768kb
sha1:05056e9f077e7571b314390b508c72d56ad0f43b crc:7acc8d35
gw03-5h.rom with 32768kb
sha1:61de9ddd45140e8ed88173294bd26147e2abfa21 crc:9bc79596
gw04-5s.rom with 65536kb
sha1:34167af8456a081f68b338f10d4319ce1e703fd4 crc:ff9de855
gw05-6s.rom with 65536kb
sha1:18b7aeb0f0e2c396bc759118dd7c45fd6070b804 crc:5a6947a9
gw06-1c.rom with 65536kb
sha1:9aee0f1ba210ac953dc193cfc739322966b6de8a crc:4ea51631
gw07-1d.rom with 65536kb
sha1:9885c52823279f26871092c77bdbe027df08268f crc:da42637e
gw08-1f.rom with 65536kb
sha1:55069f3df1c8db83f306d46b8262fd23585e6013 crc:0b4e8d70
gw09-1h.rom with 65536kb
sha1:699e1a9e72b8d94edae7382ba119fe5da113514d crc:b65c5e4c
gw10-1n.rom with 65536kb
sha1:e85320291027a16619c87fc2365448367bda454a crc:5e84cd4f
gw11-2na.rom with 65536kb
sha1:b3426faa57dca51dc053db44fa4968425d8bf3ee crc:08b458e1
gw12-2nb.rom with 65536kb
sha1:f4f47d6b379c973c22f9ae7d7bec7041cdf3f737 crc:229c9714
gw13-3n.rom with 65536kb
sha1:c3202ca8c7f3c5c7dc9acdc09c1c894e168ef9fe crc:c5dfaf47
gw14-1r.rom with 65536kb
sha1:a81399b85d8f3ddca26883ec3535cb9044c35ada crc:9c10e5b5
gw15-2ra.rom with 65536kb
sha1:c197a098a7c1e5220aad039383a40702fe7c4f21 crc:4cd18cfa
gw16-2rb.rom with 65536kb
sha1:3f49f6c4734f2b644d93c4a54249aae6ff080e1d crc:f911c7be
gw17-3r.rom with 65536kb
sha1:74e3917b8e7a920ceb2135d7ef8fb2f2c5176b21 crc:79a9ce25
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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* 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:
Gemini Wing (c) 1987 Tecmo.

A vertically scrolling shooter. Destroy enemies and collect items, such as speed, that are stored in a tail behind your ship. Press the second button to activate them one by one in the order they were collected.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 4 Mhz), OKI MSM5205 (@ 384 Khz)

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

- TRIVIA -

Released in October 1987 in Japan.

- STAFF -

Screenplay : S. Sakurazaki
Background designer : K. Niwakamaru
Logo & Base designer : Noise Holic
Monster designers : Willy Ichiro, Strong Shima, Soccer Kozou
Music / Sound Effects : Mikio Saito (Metal Yuhki)
Test play : Sugar Beet, Faw
Programmed by : Clark Gent
Directed by : S. Sakurazaki

- PORTS -

* Computers :
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
Commodore C64 (1989)
Amstrad CPC (1989)
Commodore Amiga (1989)
Atari ST (1989)
Sharp X68000 (1990)

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=942&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 C303 0000000A FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 C067 00000010 00000010 Invincibility PL1
00010000 C300 000000FD FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1 (2/2)
00000000 C016 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL1
00000000 C302 00000001 FFFFFFFF Infinite POWs PL1
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Perm. POW worth PL1
00010000 C8E9 00000000 FFFFFFFF 3-way
00010000 C8E9 00000004 FFFFFFFF Flame
00010000 C8E9 00000008 FFFFFFFF Stars
00010000 C8E9 0000000C FFFFFFFF Blue Wind
00010000 C8E9 00000010 FFFFFFFF Missiles
00010000 C8E9 00000014 FFFFFFFF Extra Life
00010000 C8E9 00000018 FFFFFFFF Speed Up
00010000 C8E9 0000001C FFFFFFFF 20000 Pts
00010000 C8E9 00000020 FFFFFFFF 50000 Pts
00010000 C8E9 00000024 FFFFFFFF 100000 Pts
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 C343 0000000A FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 C06A 00000010 00000010 Invincibility PL2
00010000 C340 000000FD FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2 (2/2)
00000000 C01F 00000000 FFFFFFFF Rapid Fire PL2
00000000 C342 00000001 FFFFFFFF Infinite POWs PL2
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Perm. POW worth PL2
00010000 C871 00000000 FFFFFFFF 3-way
00010000 C871 00000004 FFFFFFFF Flame
00010000 C871 00000008 FFFFFFFF Stars
00010000 C871 0000000C FFFFFFFF Blue Wind
00010000 C871 00000010 FFFFFFFF Missiles
00010000 C871 00000014 FFFFFFFF Extra Life
00010000 C871 00000018 FFFFFFFF Speed Up
00010000 C871 0000001C FFFFFFFF 20000 Pts
00010000 C871 00000020 FFFFFFFF 50000 Pts
00010000 C871 00000024 FFFFFFFF 100000 Pts

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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