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HeliFire (revision B)

| 1980
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Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: helifire

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

Emulated in MAME via driver n8080.c:
Status: preliminary; Emulation: preliminary
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 1032; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
hf.f1 with 1024kb
sha1:63b0310875ed78a6385e44eea781ddcc4a63557c crc:032f89ca
hf.f2 with 1024kb
sha1:98d845e80db61799493dbebe8db801567277432c crc:2774e70f
hf.g1 with 1024kb
sha1:1eb4931e85bd6a559e85a2b978d383216d3988a7 crc:b5ad6e8a
hf.g2 with 1024kb
sha1:60f5a9707c8655e54a8381afd764856fb25c29f1 crc:5e015bf4
hf.h1 with 1024kb
sha1:b59bc0adff3635aca1def2b1997f7edc6ca7e8ee crc:23bb4e5a
hf.h2 with 1024kb
sha1:d7bd678ef1737edc6aa609e43e3ae96a8d61dc15 crc:358227c6
hf.i1 with 1024kb
sha1:cbe31dbe5f2c5f11a637cb3bde4e059c310d0e76 crc:0c679f44
hf.i2 with 1024kb
sha1:3ddfeac39147d5df6096f525f7ef67abef32a28b crc:d8b7a398
hf.j1 with 1024kb
sha1:70ad8dd6e1e8f4bf4ce431737ca1856eecc03d53 crc:98ef24db
hf.j2 with 1024kb
sha1:f7c747e8a1d9fe2dda71ee6304636cf3cdf727a7 crc:5e2b5877
hf.snd with 1024kb
sha1:36db9b5087b6661de88042854874bc247c92d985 crc:9d77a31f
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:
Helifire (c) 1980 Nintendo.

Take control of a submarine trapped and under heavy fire from helicopters above the water. Shoot as many helicopters as you can while also avoiding their bombs and other underwater hazards. The different colours of helicopter act differently, and get harder as you progress.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Intel 8080 (@ 2.016 Mhz)
Sound CPU : I8035 (@ 400 Khz)
Sound Chips : DAC (@ 400 Khz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1032

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Released in June 1980.

- PORTS -

A version of the game was planned for the NES but cancelled by Nintendo.

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1113&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 7D07 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 7D08 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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