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Hard Hat

| 1982
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Units produced: Exidy
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy4way), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 1
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MAME folder name: hardhat

Display: raster 256x256 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver exidy.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 8; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
hha-1.5a with 2048kb
sha1:cf3fed55db9c61fd33c222275d472fa109bed081 crc:16a5a183
hha-1.6a with 2048kb
sha1:a403590d5a27b859eaa299e47df4ebd6ce4a5772 crc:bde64021
hha-1.7a with 2048kb
sha1:efa228465688f2bb30f00dc1511cc5f3a287356c crc:505ee5d3
hhl-1.11d with 2048kb
sha1:76ea287326a5c9e75e407cc010414212d8fdd52a crc:dbcdf353
hhl-2.10a with 4096kb
sha1:ad41859129774fc51462726a825c0ae16ed81a6e crc:e6bf2fb1
hhl-2.11a with 4096kb
sha1:3c47c0439c80e66536af42c5ee4e522fea5f8374 crc:7623deea
hhl-2.6a with 4096kb
sha1:31eb4556647e78e3d9be1c30d970eac8aaa5cf18 crc:2a20cf10
hhl-2.7a with 4096kb
sha1:356dcea22e50c95a8552566a0fb5f9b4e3e5de2a crc:6f7ce1c2
hhl-2.8a with 4096kb
sha1:5eb1d512d73ba6bd1c23501664b582e9d3cf777f crc:23c7a2f8
hhl-2.9a with 4096kb
sha1:0f7b8cfbd2628b8587c423fbc2c8310d71d8ad2a crc:acc2bce5
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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* 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:
Hard Hat (c) 1982 Exidy.

You are a carpenter and you are being chased by hammers and whirlwinds through a grid of scaffolding. You can move the scaffolding to move letters and spell EXIDY and HARD HAT.

- TECHNICAL -

The hardware is identical to another Exidy game, "Pepper II".

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 705.562 Khz)
Sound CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 894.886 Khz)
Sound Chips : Custom (@ 894.886 Khz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 248 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 57.00 Hz
Palette colors : 8

Players : 1
Control : 4-way joystick
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Released in November 1982. It was taunted as the 'First Educational Coin-Op Game'.

- STAFF -

Designed & programmed by : Larry Hutcherson

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1086&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 01FC 00000089 FFFFFFFF Invincibility
00000000 0070 00000005 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 0071 00000005 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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