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Zero Wing

| 1989
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Units produced: Toaplan
Controls/Input Device: Control(joy8way), Buttons(2)
Number of Players: 2
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MAME folder name: zerowing

Display: raster 320x240 @ 55.16Hz (55.16 pixclock)
Sound: 1 channels

Emulated in MAME via driver toaplan1.c:
Status: good; Emulation: good
Graphic: good; Sound: good; Color: good
Palette size: 2048; Savestate: unsupported

Roms:
o15-01.rom with 131072kb
sha1:acc9baec71b0930cb2f193677e0663efa5d5551d crc:70570e43
o15-02.rom with 131072kb
sha1:06af31520866eea69aebbd5d428f80e882289a15 crc:724b487f
o15-03.rom with 131072kb
sha1:efbcb3663d4accc4f8128a8fee5475bc109bc17a crc:7f245fd3
o15-04.rom with 131072kb
sha1:ce6c06342392d11952873e3b1d6aea8dc02a551c crc:0b1a1289
o15-05.rom with 131072kb
sha1:5366b4a6f3c900a4f57a6583b7399163a06f42d7 crc:4e5dd246
o15-06.rom with 131072kb
sha1:76ee5bcb8f10fe201fc5c32697beee3de9d8b751 crc:c8c6d428
o15-07.rom with 131072kb
sha1:a04fad4197a7fb4787cd9bebf43e1d9b02b2f61b crc:efc40e99
o15-08.rom with 131072kb
sha1:c9569ca85696825142acc5cde9ac829e82b1ca1b crc:1b019eab
o15-09.rom with 131072kb
sha1:61da49b73ba81edd951e96e9ce6673c1c3bd65f2 crc:13764e95
o15-10.rom with 131072kb
sha1:937331549140506711b08252497cc0f2efa58268 crc:351ba71a
o15-11.rom with 32768kb
sha1:c9f2a631f185689dfc42a451d85fac23c2f4b64b crc:6ff2b9a0
o15-12.rom with 32768kb
sha1:b733e9d38a233d010cc5ea41e7e61695082c3a22 crc:9773e60b
o15-13.rom with 32768kb
sha1:ea1f6f33a86d14d58bd396fd46081462f00177d5 crc:e7b72383
tp015_14.bpr with 32kb
sha1:5055362710c0f58823c05fb4c0e0eec638b91e3d crc:bc88cced
tp015_15.bpr with 32kb
sha1:9ddec4c97f2d541f69f3c32c47aaa21fd9699ae2 crc:a1e17492
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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* FB Alpha

* 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:
Zero Wing (c) 1989 Toaplan.

- TECHNICAL -

Game ID : TP-015

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 3.5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.5 Mhz)

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

- TRIVIA -

Released in September 1989.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Zero King - PCCB-00001) on 21/09/1989.

- TIPS AND TRICKS -

* Hidden Functions : If the 'Invulnerability dip switch' is enabled, you are invulnerable but you may also 'Pause' the game with P2 Start and restart with P1 Start.

- STAFF -

Music & sound : Tatsuya Uemura, Toshiaki Tomisawa, Masahiro Yuge

- PORTS -

* Consoles :
Sega Mega Drive (1991, "Zero Wing [Model T-40023]")
NEC PC-Engine CD (1992, "Zero Wing [Model NXCD1003]")

- CONTRIBUTE -

Edit this entry: http://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=3248&o=2


Licensed from Alexis Bousiges under a CC Attribution 3.0 License
cheat.dat entry:
00000000 818B3 00000063 FFFFFFFF Infinite Lives
60000000 00000 00000000 00000000 See the Dip Switch Menu to enable Invincibility.
00000000 80F51 00000003 FFFFFFFF Always have Maximum power Get the twin ships first
00000000 80007 00000030 FFFFFFFF Always have Maximum speed
62000000 00000 00000000 00000000 Select Weapon
00010000 80029 00000000 FFFFFFFF Normal
00010000 80029 00000001 FFFFFFFF Laser
00010000 80029 00000002 FFFFFFFF Missiles

Credit Pugsy's MAME Cheat file
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