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IQ-Block

| 1993
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Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(4)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: iqblock

Display: raster 512x240 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

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

Roms:
u24.5 with 16384kb
sha1:1f7185b2a5a2e237120276c95344744b146b4bf6 crc:61050e1e
u25.4 with 16384kb
sha1:ac1fb5e6caec391a76e3af51e133aecc65cd5aed crc:8fc222af
u26.3 with 131072kb
sha1:51eba9f9f653a11cb96c461ab495d943d34cedc6 crc:2896331b
u27.2 with 131072kb
sha1:16757c24765d22026793a0c53d3f24c106951a18 crc:74aa3de3
u28.1 with 131072kb
sha1:000e9df0c0b5fcde5ead218dfcdc156bc4be909d crc:ec4b64b4
u7.v5 with 65536kb
sha1:d0aef80f1624002d05721276358f26a3ef69a3f6 crc:811f306e
u8.6 with 32768kb
sha1:53e1d6ffd78c8a612863b29b0f8734e740d563c7 crc:2651bc27
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:
IQ-Block (c) 1993 IGS.

- TECHNICAL -

Game ID : 0036-5

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2413 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 4

- TRIVIA -

Released in October 1993.

IGS even misspelled 'INSER COIN' during the demo mode instead of 'INSERT COIN'.

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1201&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 FDDE 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Helps PL1
00000000 FCF9 00000008 FFFFFFFF Infinite Helps PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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