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Space Encounters

| 1980
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Units produced: Midway
Controls/Input Device: Control(stick), Buttons(1)
Number of Players: 1
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MAME folder name: spcenctr

Display: raster 260x224 @ 59.54Hz (59.54 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver mw8080bw.c:
Status: imperfect; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: imperfect; Color: good
Palette size: 0; Savestate: supported

Roms:
4m26.a with 2048kb
sha1:2f4951171a55e7ac072742fa24eceeee6aca7e39 crc:7f1d1f44
4m27.b with 2048kb
sha1:72ae344591df0174353dc2e3d22daf5a70e2261f crc:098070ab
4m28.c with 2048kb
sha1:9d35908de3194c5fe6fc8495ae413fa722018744 crc:ce44c923
4m29.d with 2048kb
sha1:0ee63413c5caf60d45ae8bef08f6c07099d30f79 crc:294d52ce
4m30.e with 2048kb
sha1:8023a05c13e8b541f9e2fe4d389e6a2dcd4766ea crc:9b9a1a45
4m31.f with 2048kb
sha1:30830595c220f490fe150ad018fbf4671bb71e02 crc:d4319c91
4m32.g with 2048kb
sha1:6cdf0d602a65c7efcf8abe149c6172b4c7ab87a1 crc:1b873788
4m33.h with 2048kb
sha1:c4f41efb8a35fd8bebc75bff0111476affe2b34d crc:7458b2db
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:
Space Encounters (c) 1980 Midway.

A great space shoot'em up game, with a good pseudo-3D graphics effects. Navigate with your Defense Ship through the large corridors of the space station, destroy all the enemies and increase the speed to evade enemies and his remains.

- TECHNICAL -

Game ID : 645

Main CPU : Intel 8080 (@ 1.9968 Mhz)
Sound Chips : SN76477 (@ 1.9968 Mhz), Discrete circuitry

Players: 1
Control: stick
Buttons: 1

- TRIVIA -

Space Encounters was released in August 1980.

A Space Encounters unit appears in the 1982 movie 'Rocky III'.

- STAFF -

Designed and programmed by : Dave Needle

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2528&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 2039 00000099 FFFFFFFF Infinite Time

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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