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Hangly-Man (set 1)

| 1981

Release type:
Units produced: hack
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy4way)
Number of Players: 2
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SoundMix: Mono
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MAME folder name: hangly

Display: raster 288x224 @ 60.61Hz (60.61 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver pacman.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 512; Savestate: supported

82s123.7f with 32kb
sha1:8d0268dee78e47c712202b0ec4f1f51109b1f2a5 crc:2fc650bd
82s126.1m with 256kb
sha1:bbcec0570aeceb582ff8238a4bc8546a23430081 crc:a9cc86bf
82s126.3m with 256kb
sha1:0c4d0bee858b97632411c440bea6948a74759746 crc:77245b66
82s126.4a with 256kb
sha1:19097b5f60d1030f8b82d9f1d3a241f93e5c75d6 crc:3eb3a8e4
hangly.6e with 4096kb
sha1:d63eaebd85e10aa6c27bb7f47642dd403eeb6934 crc:5fe8610a
hangly.6f with 4096kb
sha1:cedddc5194589039dd8b64f07ab6320d7d4f55f9 crc:73726586
hangly.6h with 4096kb
sha1:bd42e68b29b4d654dc817782ba00db69b7d2dfe2 crc:4e7ef99f
hangly.6j with 4096kb
sha1:0a7ac0e59d4d26fe52a2f4196c9f19e5ab677c87 crc:7f4147e6
pacman.5e with 4096kb
sha1:06ef227747a440831c9a3a613b76693d52a2f0a9 crc:0c944964
pacman.5f with 4096kb
sha1:4a937ac02216ea8c96477d4a15522070507fb599 crc:958fedf9
Mameinfo.dat entry:
0.37b10 [Yochizo]


- 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:
Hangly Man (c) 1981 Nittoh.


Nittoh made a few cocktail units that were identical to the Namco cocktail in design, but had all their instructions in English, and have the word 'Hangly' substituted for 'Namco' everywhere on the machine.


Released in July 1981. Hangly Man is presumed to be an 'Engrish' mangling of the title 'Hungry Man'.

Hangly Man contains not one, but two different mazes. The first maze appears on the first stage and every even numbered stage thereafter. The second maze appears on the third stage and every odd numbered stage thereafter.

The first maze is an alteration to the original maze. While an extra bump has been added to the once-open bottom row, the top row has been opened up. The areas near the mouths of the escape tunnel are no longer single width tunnels, but more open. This can cause players to miss the tunnels if they are not lined up exactly right. The first maze also contains two extra sets of tunnels, one each above and below the original tunnel. Eating a power pill in the first maze can sometimes make the maze turn invisible. In some versions of Hangly-Man, the maze never reappears until you die.

The second maze is a wide-open maze, with no borders except around the very edges. The same three sets of tunnels exists as well as a new tunnel that has been positioned along the center of the top and bottom of the maze.

During the attract mode, the ghosts are introduced by their original Japanese names and nicknames.


Set 1: (Level 2 only) Eating the first power pill hides the maze until the maze is cleared, or the player loses a life, whichever comes first. After the player loses a life while the maze is hidden, eating another power pill in the same level will no longer hide the maze.

Sets 2 & 3: (All even-numbered levels) Eating a power pill hides the maze until the power pill wears off.

The copyright says "Nittoh" on Sets 1 and 3; it says "-1984-" (with the hyphens but without the quotation marks) on Set 2.


Dot : 10 points.
Power pill (energizer) : 50 points.
Ghosts : 200, 400, 800, 1600 points.
Cherry : 100 points.
Strawberry : 300 points.
Peach : 500 points.
Apple : 700 points.
Pineapple : 1000 points.
Galaxian : 2000 points.
Bell : 3000 points.
Key : 5000 points.


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Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00100000 4E14 00000506 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives
20A00000 1774 003FD0C3 FFFFFFFF Invincibility
20A10000 3FD0 000420A7 FFFFFFFF Invincibility (2/4) 1st = jp $3FD0, 2nd = and a/jp nz, $3FD7
20B10000 3FD3 1764C3AF FFFFFFFF Invincibility (3/4) xor a/jp $1764 (Normal Ghost)
20B10000 3FD7 1777C3AF FFFFFFFF Invincibility (4/4) xor a/jp $1777 (Blue Ghost)
20800000 180B 00000001 FFFFFFFF Enable Speed Hack This will greatly speed up your character.
00000001 4E0E 000000F4 FFFFFFFF Finish this Level Now!
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Starting Level For the best effect deactivate this cheat after you've started the Level
00090000 4E0A 0000007E 00000068 Strawberry
00098000 4E13 00000001 00000000 Strawberry (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 0000007F 00000068 1st Orange
00098000 4E13 00000002 00000000 1st Orange (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000080 00000068 2nd Orange
00098000 4E13 00000003 00000000 2nd Orange (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000081 00000068 1st Apple
00098000 4E13 00000004 00000000 1st Apple (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000082 00000068 2nd Apple
00098000 4E13 00000005 00000000 2nd Apple (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000083 00000068 1st Pineapple
00098000 4E13 00000006 00000000 1st Pineapple (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000084 00000068 2nd Pineapple
00098000 4E13 00000007 00000000 2nd Pineapple (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000085 00000068 1st Galaxian
00098000 4E13 00000008 00000000 1st Galaxian (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000086 00000068 2nd Galaxian
00098000 4E13 00000009 00000000 2nd Galaxian (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000087 00000068 1st Bell
00098000 4E13 0000000A 00000000 1st Bell (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000088 00000068 2nd Bell
00098000 4E13 0000000B 00000000 2nd Bell (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000087 00000068 1st Key
00098000 4E13 0000000C 00000000 1st Key (2/2)
00090000 4E0A 00000088 00000068 2nd Key
00098000 4E13 0000000D 00000000 2nd Key (2/2)
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Level (for Practice) Do NOT use in conjunction with the standard Select Starting Level cheat
00010000 4E13 00000000 FFFFFFFF Cherry
00010000 4E13 00000001 FFFFFFFF Strawberry
00010000 4E13 00000002 FFFFFFFF 1st Orange
00010000 4E13 00000003 FFFFFFFF 2nd Orange
00010000 4E13 00000004 FFFFFFFF 1st Apple
00010000 4E13 00000005 FFFFFFFF 2nd Apple
00010000 4E13 00000006 FFFFFFFF 1st Pineapple
00010000 4E13 00000007 FFFFFFFF 2nd Pineapple
00010000 4E13 00000008 FFFFFFFF 1st Galaxian
00010000 4E13 00000009 FFFFFFFF 2nd Galaxian
00010000 4E13 0000000A FFFFFFFF 1st Bell
00010000 4E13 0000000B FFFFFFFF 2nd Bell
00010000 4E13 0000000C FFFFFFFF 1st Key
00010000 4E13 0000000D FFFFFFFF 2nd Key
00010000 4E13 000000FF FFFFFFFF Split-Screen (Unplayable)
00010000 4E13 000000FE FFFFFFFF No maze or dots(Unfinishable)
62000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Select Ghost Changeback Speed
00110000 4DBD 00000000 FFFFFFFF Stay blue until eaten
00110000 4DBD 00000258 FFFFFFFF Slow
00110000 4DBD 00000168 FFFFFFFF Moderate
00110000 4DBD 000000F0 FFFFFFFF Quick
00110000 4DBD 00000078 FFFFFFFF Lightning
00110000 4DBD 00000001 FFFFFFFF No change to blue
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 ---------------------
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 Ghost Status Cheats
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000 ---------------------
00000000 4DA7 00000001 FFFFFFFF Red always blue
00000000 4DA8 00000001 FFFFFFFF Pink always blue
00000000 4DA9 00000001 FFFFFFFF Green always blue
00000000 4DAA 00000001 FFFFFFFF Orange always blue
00000000 4DA5 00000000 FFFFFFFF Ghosts Always Edible (No Pts)
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
20F00000 2BF3 FE07D22E FFFFFFFF Fix Split Screen Bug Fixes the bug with levels > 255 see here -
20D10000 2BF7 00002C3C FFFFFFFF Fix Split Screen Bug (2/5)
20810000 2C2F 00000012 FFFFFFFF Fix Split Screen Bug (3/5)
20E10000 2C33 0012D606 FFFFFFFF Fix Split Screen Bug (4/5)
20D10000 2FFC 00008B79 FFFFFFFF Fix Split Screen Bug (5/5)

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file