battlnts Battlantis (program code G)


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 Description 
Romset name: battlnts.zip
Production year: 1987
Manufacturer: Konami

Game genre: Shooter
Category: Shooter / 3rd Person

This machine has the following clones:
 • Battlantis (Japan, program code E)
 • Battlantis (program code F)

 Emulation 
This machine works in MAME This machine works in MAME

Overall emulation: Good
Color emulation: Good
Sound emulation: Good
Graphics emulation: Good
Save states: Supported

In MAME since version: .036b05

The MAME driver of this machine is: battlnts.cpp - Read the code

 Tech info 
 Hardware of this machine:
  • CHIPs [Show details]

    NameTypeClock
    HD6309 ("maincpu")cpu 12000000 Hz
    Z80 ("audiocpu")cpu 4000000 Hz
    Speaker ("mono")audio
    YM3812 ("ym1")audio 3000000 Hz
    YM3812 ("ym2")audio 3000000 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Vertical
      Resolution 256 x 224 @ 60.000000 Hz

  • Number of players: 2P Alternated
  • Controllers [Show details]

    Type:
      Joystick [8 ways]
      Joystick [8 ways]
    Number of buttons: 1

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    NameValue
    Coin A4 Coins/1 Credit
     3 Coins/1 Credit
     2 Coins/1 Credit
     3 Coins/2 Credits
     4 Coins/3 Credits
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     3 Coins/4 Credits
     2 Coins/3 Credits
     1 Coin/2 Credits
     2 Coins/5 Credits
     1 Coin/3 Credits
     1 Coin/4 Credits
     1 Coin/5 Credits
     1 Coin/6 Credits
     1 Coin/7 Credits
     Free Play
    Coin B4 Coins/1 Credit
     3 Coins/1 Credit
     2 Coins/1 Credit
     3 Coins/2 Credits
     4 Coins/3 Credits
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     3 Coins/4 Credits
     2 Coins/3 Credits
     1 Coin/2 Credits
     2 Coins/5 Credits
     1 Coin/3 Credits
     1 Coin/4 Credits
     1 Coin/5 Credits
     1 Coin/6 Credits
     1 Coin/7 Credits
     No Coin B
    Lives2
     3
     5
     7
    CabinetUpright
     Cocktail
    Bonus Life30k And Every 70k
     40k And Every 80k
     40k
     50k
    DifficultyEasy
     Normal
     Difficult
     Very Difficult
    Demo SoundsOff
     On
    Flip ScreenOff
     On
    Upright ControlsSingle
     Dual
    Service ModeOff
     On
    Allow Continue3 Times
     5 Times

  • ROMs (5 of the machine set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    777_g02.7e32768dbd8e17e 586a22b714011c67a915c4a350ceca19ff875635 good battlnts
    777_g03.8e655367bd44fef 308ec5246f5537b34e368535672ac687f456750a good battlnts
    777_c01.10a32768c21206e9 7b133e04be67dc061a186ab0481d848b69b370d7 good battlnts
    777c04.13a26214445d92347 8537b4ccd0a80ea3260ef82fde177f1d65a49c03 good battlnts
    777c05.13e262144aeee778c fc58ada9c97361d13439b7b0918c947d48402445 good battlnts


    :  PARENT Machine
    :  CLONE Machine
    :  BIOS
    :  Device


 Information 
HISTORY

Battlantis (c) 1987 Konami Industry Co., Ltd.


A shoot'em up similar to "Space Invaders" in concept.


- TECHNICAL -


Game ID : GX777


Main CPU : HD6309 (@ 3 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Sound Chips : (2x) YM3812 (@ 3 Mhz)


Players : 2

Control : 8-Way Joystick

Buttons : 1

=> Shoot


- TRIVIA -


Battlantis was released in July 1987.


Battlantis stands for 'Battle of Atlantis'.


Default high-score table (Best 10 Ranking) :

1ST 12400 2 TOP

2ND 11700 2 GUN

3RD 9800 1 NSA

4TH 9400 1 K.T

5TH 9000 1 MSX

6TH 7700 1 YHP

7TH 7100 1 RPG

8TH 6600 1 WEC

9TH 6500 1 ROM

10TH 5000 1 H.R


Alfa Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Konami Game Music Vol.4 - 28XA-201) on March 10, 1988.


- SOURCES -


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.



Giochi Simili

Warning: information in history.dat can differ from the ones present in the rest of the page (taken from MAME) as they come from a different source

 MAMEINFO.DAT 
Information on battlnts

0.36b5 [Manuel Abadia]


Bugs:

- battlnts and clones: Flip Screen sprites are not flipped correctly. Tafoid (ID 04901)


WIP:

- 0.146u1: Paul Canham added clone Battlantis (program code F). Changed parent description to 'Battlantis (program code G)' and clone '(Japan)' to '(Japan, program code E)'.

- 0.144u7: Kanikani updated Battlantis dipswitches.

- 0.135u4: Fabio Priuli added driver data struct and save states to Battlantis driver. Added device versions of all the Konami custom ICs currently emulated in machine\konamiic.c and video\konamiic.c. Updated Battlantis driver to use new devices.

- 0.135u3: Kevin Eshbach added board xtal's for Battlantis. Changed Z80 CPU1 clock speed to 4MHz.

- 0.133u1: Renamed (battlntj) to (battlntsj) and (bladstle) to (bladestle).

- 0.126u2: Aaron Giles merged memory maps in Battlantis.

- 0.123u6: RansAckeR added DIP locations to Battlantis, made use of PORT_INCLUDE and fixed unknown dipswitch.

- 0.122u7: Changed HD6309 CPU1 clock speed to 12MHz.

- 0.105u4: Fixed rom names.

- 0.71: Removed 3rd coin slot.

- 0.36b9: Changed clock speed of the 2x YM3812 to 3MHz.

- 0.36b6: Added 'Flip Screen' dipswitch.

- 0.36b5: Manuel Abadia added Battlantis (Konami 1987) and clone (Japan). The background layer seems to be unused.

- 13th September 1999: Manuel Abadia sent in a Battlantis driver, and Nicola fixed the sprites.


ARCADE RELEASE: Battlantis (Konami) - 1987/Jul/07


LEVELS: 20

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