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Pirate Ship Higemaru

| 1984
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Units produced: Capcom
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy4way), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: higemaru

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

Emulated in MAME via driver higemaru.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 384; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
hg1.c14 with 8192kb
sha1:247ce819cdc4ed4ec99c25c9006bac1911354bc8 crc:ef4c2f5d
hg2.e14 with 8192kb
sha1:93661c028709a7134537321e52da85e3c0f917ba crc:9133f804
hg3.m1 with 8192kb
sha1:7933270969806154f0774d31fda75a5352cf26ad crc:b37b88c8
hg4.p12 with 8192kb
sha1:701875e2e85efbe84bf66515117861563f3883c0 crc:dc67a7f9
hg5.m12 with 8192kb
sha1:687d46406de389c8bad6cc052a2516135db93d4a crc:f65a4b68
hg6.p11 with 8192kb
sha1:410ee1df63492e488b3578b9c4cfbfbd2f41c888 crc:5f5296aa
hg7.m11 with 8192kb
sha1:7d253d6680d35943792746da11d91d7be57367cc crc:dc5d455d
hgb1.h7 with 256kb
sha1:c048602d62f47129152bbc7ccd38627d78a4392f crc:07c607ce
hgb2.k7 with 256kb
sha1:aee37d6cdc36acf0f11ff5f93e7b16e4b12f6c39 crc:4921635c
hgb3.l6 with 32kb
sha1:c28cd0f341f4f1c7be97f4d8c289860db8ac0857 crc:629cebd8
hgb4.l9 with 256kb
sha1:5349d722ab6733afdda65f6e0a98322f0d515e86 crc:712ac508
hgb5.m4 with 256kb
sha1:cca2f9b187abd735f2309b38570edcd745042b3e crc:dbaa4443
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:
Pirate Ship Higemaru (c) 1984 Capcom Company, Limited.

Take on the role of Momotaro who must launch barrels at enemies to stop the evil Higemaru pirates.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 4-way joystick
Buttons : 1

- TRIVIA -

Pirate Ship Higemaru was released in September 1984.

This game features one of the first game soundtracks composed by Tamayo Kawamoto, who made also other Capcom 80's BGM. She now works at Taito : she's a member of Zuntata, the popular (well, in Japan) Taito band where she plays keyboards.

- SERIES -

1. Pirate Ship Higemaru (1984)
2. Higemaru Makaijima - Nanatsu no Shima Daibouken [Model CAP-MZ] (1987, Nintendo Famicom)

- STAFF -

Staff : Toshio Arima, T. Hara, Y. Maki, Ayano Mori, K. Kamimori, H. Fujinaka, Yoshiki Okamoto, R. Miyamoto
Music composed by : Tamayo Kawamoto
Director: Tokuro Fujiwara

- PORTS -

* Consoles :
Sega Saturn [JP] (October 15, 1998) "Capcom Generation Dai 3 Shou Koko ni Rekkishi Hajimaru [Model T-1234G]"
Sony PlayStation [JP] (October 15, 1998) "Capcom Generation Dai 3 Shou Koko ni Rekkishi Hajimaru [Model SLPS-01649]"
Sony PlayStation [EU] (September 3, 1999) "Capcom Generations 3 - The First Generation [Capcom Generations Disc 3] [Model SLES-21881]"
Microsoft XBOX [US] (September 27, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection"
Sony PlayStation 2 [US] (September 27, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLUS-21316]"
Microsoft XBOX [EU] (November 18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection"
Sony PlayStation 2 [EU] (November 18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLES-53661]"
Sony PlayStation 2 [JP] (March 2, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLPM-66317]"
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] [JP] (February 19, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet [Model NPJB-00210]"
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] [EU] (February 20, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [JP] (February 20, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [EU] (February 20, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [AU] (February 21, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] [US] (April 16, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet: Game Pack 5 [DLC]"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [US] (April 17, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet: Game Pack 5 [DLC]"
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] [US] (May 21, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet: All-In-One Pack [DLC]"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [US] (May 22, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet: All-In-One Pack [DLC]"

* Handhelds :
Sony PSP [JP] (September 7, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model ULJM-05104]"
Sony PSP [US] (October 24, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded [Model ULUS-10134]"
Sony PSP [EU] (November 10, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded [Model ULES-00377]"
Sony PSP [AU] (November 16, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded"

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1121&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 E100 000000FF FFFFFFFF Invincibility
00000000 E630 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 E660 00000006 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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