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Ultra Balloon

| 1996
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Units produced: SunA
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: uballoon

Display: raster 256x224 @ 60.00Hz (60.00 pixclock)
Sound: 2 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver suna16.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 512; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
audio1.rom with 65536kb
sha1:6da4c526c0ea3be5d5bb055a31bf1171a6ddb51d crc:c771f2b4
audio2.rom with 131072kb
sha1:5bbbd39285c593441c6da6a12f3632d60b103216 crc:c7f75347
gfx1.rom with 524288kb
sha1:885834d9b58ccfd9a32ecaa51c45e70fbbe935db crc:fd2ec297
gfx2.rom with 524288kb
sha1:00406eba98ec368e72ee53c08b9111dec4f2552f crc:6307aa60
gfx3.rom with 524288kb
sha1:5971f006203f86743ebc825e4ab1ed1f811e3165 crc:718f3150
gfx4.rom with 524288kb
sha1:67a03b54ffa1483c8ed044f27287b7f3f1150455 crc:af7e057e
prg1.rom with 524288kb
sha1:a530294b000654db8d84efe4835b72e0dca62819 crc:27a04f55
prg2.rom with 524288kb
sha1:b755940877cf286559208106dd5e6933aeb72242 crc:72ab80ea
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:
Ultra Balloon (c) 1996 SunA Electronics Ind. Company, Limited.

A "Bubble Bobble" clone.

- TECHNICAL -

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), (2x) DAC (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

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

- TRIVIA -

Most if not all of the background graphics from worlds two and three, maybe in worlds five and six also, were ripped from the Sega Saturn game "Clockwork Knight".

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=3020&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 800564 00000007 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL1
00000000 800558 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL1
00000000 800664 00000007 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives PL2
00000000 800658 00000002 FFFFFFFF Invincibility PL2

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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