Quantcast
Games-db.com homepage: The Game Database Computer Console Arcade Pinball Handheld Traditional
Search
Message Board
Platforms Overview
Home
Games-db / Arcade /

Jackal (World)

Database Areas

Platforms


Site Areas

Submit Data
You are a game expert?
You are interested in
sharing your knowledge?
Submit your data here:
email

Top contributors
 
Arcade
Arcade
Platform:

Jackal (World)

| 1986
Genre:
Style:
Theme:
Description:

Notes:
Release type:
Units produced: Konami
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
Rating:
Creator:
More Creator:
More Coder/Software:
Developer:
Manufacturer:
Publisher:
License from/Copyright:
Graphics/Artwork:
Music:
SoundFX:
System/ConversionClass:
SoundMix: Stereo
Coder/Software:
More Graphics/Artwork:
More Music/Sound:
Acting Talent involved:
:
:
More Machine Details:
More System Details:
Game Awards Nominations:
Game Awards Won:
Title a.k.a.:
Slogans:
Avg. Playtime:
Legacy/Follow-Ups:
Similar Games:
MAME folder name: jackal

Display: raster 240x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver jackal.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 768; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
631r08.bpr with 256kb
sha1:eadf1b4157f62c3af4602da764268df954aa0018 crc:7553a172
631r09.bpr with 256kb
sha1:571f606f8fc0fd3d98d26761de79ccb4cc9ab044 crc:a74dd86c
631t01.bin with 32768kb
sha1:f7df996c394fdd6f2ce128a8df38d7838f7ec6d6 crc:b189af6a
631t04.bin with 131072kb
sha1:08413a13d128875dddcf4f6ad302363096bf1d41 crc:457f42f0
631t05.bin with 131072kb
sha1:7e89650b9e5e2b7ae82f8c55ac9995740f6fdfe1 crc:732b3fc1
631t06.bin with 131072kb
sha1:447b464ea725fb9ef87da067a41bcf463b427cce crc:2d10e56e
631t07.bin with 131072kb
sha1:b430df58fc3bb722d6fb23bed7d04afdb7e5d9c1 crc:4961c397
j-v02.rom with 65536kb
sha1:e4019463345a4c020d5a004c9a400aca4bdae07b crc:0b7e0584
j-v03.rom with 16384kb
sha1:5ba7073751eee33180e51143b348256597909516 crc:3e0dfb83
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)


Other Emulators:

* FB Alpha

* JFF

* Raine


Recommended Games (Star Force):

Catacomb

Vega

Espial

Night Star (DECO Cassette)

Nova 2001

Star Jacker

Stunt Air

Zodiack

Star Force

Alpha Mission / ASO

Alpha Mission II / ASO II

Astro Warrior (Mega-Tech)

Mission 660

Rafflesia

S.R.D. Mission

Truxton / Tatsujin

Tatsujin (Tourvision PCE bootleg)

Truxton II / Tatsujin Oh

Blast Off

Blazing Lazers

GunHed (Tourvision PCE bootleg)

The Next Space

Omega Fighter

Super Star Soldier (Tourvision PCE bootleg)

Lethal Thunder

Pollux

Strike Gunner S.T.G

Vimana

Explosive Breaker

Final Star Force

Galmedes

Gunlock

GunNail

Nebulas Ray

Super-X

Gekirindan

Viper Phase 1

Fever SOS

Mars Matrix: Hyper Solid Shooting


Romset: 2016 kb / 8 files / 457.8 zip


Credits Mameinfo and Mametesters Project Robert J. Rabgno et al.
History.dat entry:
Jackal (c) 1986 Konami.

For more information about the game itself, please see the Japanese version entry, "Tokushu Butai Jackal [Model GX631]".

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU: M6809 (@ 1.536000 Mhz), M6809 (@ 1.843200 Mhz)
Sound CPU: YM2151 (@ 3.479545 Mhz)

Players: 2
Control: 8-way Joystick, Rotary Joystick
Buttons: 2

Screen: 224 x 240 (V) @ 60 Hz
Colors: 768 Colors

- TRIVIA -

Jackal was released in October 1986.

This game is known in US as "Top Gunner" and in Japan as "Tokushu Butai Jackal" (translates from Japanese as 'Special Force Jackal').

- PORTS -

* Computers :
Commodore C64 [EU] (1987)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum [EU] (1987)
Amstrad CPC [EU] (1988)

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1212&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 1478 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 0B06 00000001 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
00000000 0AFD 00000004 FFFFFFFF Always Full Power Ups PL1
00000001 0AFC 00000008 FFFFFFFF Get 8 rescued prisoners PL1
60000000 0000 00000000 00000000
00000000 14B8 00000009 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 0B7E 00000001 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2
00000000 0B75 00000004 FFFFFFFF Always Full Power Ups PL2
00000001 0B74 00000008 FFFFFFFF Get 8 rescued prisoners PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
Advert