bigprowr The Big Pro Wrestling!

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Romset name:
Production year: 1983
Manufacturer: Technos Japan

Game genre: Sports
Category: Sports / Wrestling

This machine has the following clones:
 • Tag Team Wrestling

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: .036b16

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

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

    M6502 ("maincpu")cpu 1500000 Hz
    M6502 ("audiocpu")cpu 1000000 Hz
    Speaker ("speaker")audio
    AY-3-8910A ("ay1")audio 1500000 Hz
    AY-3-8910A ("ay2")audio 1500000 Hz
    8-Bit R-2R DAC ("dac")audio

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Vertical
      Resolution 256 x 240 @ 57.000000 Hz

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

      Joystick [8 ways]
      Joystick [8 ways]
    Number of buttons: 2

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    Coin A2 Coins/1 Credit
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     1 Coin/2 Credits
     1 Coin/3 Credits
    Coin B2 Coins/1 Credit
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     1 Coin/2 Credits
     1 Coin/3 Credits
     Upright, Dual Controls
    Demo SoundsOff

  • ROMs (21 of the machine set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

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    bf12.1038192c8717a46 6de0238071aacb443234d9a7ef250ddfaa9dd1a8 good bigprowr
    bf13.91819223ee34d3 2af79845c2d4f06eb85db14d67ec4a499fc272b1 good bigprowr
    bf14.958192a6721142 200058d7b688dccda0ab0f568ab6c6c215a23e0a good bigprowr
    bf15.105819260ae1078 f9c162ff0830aff26d121f04c107dadb060d4bd5 good bigprowr
    bf16.938192d33dc245 3a40ca7f7e17eaaea6e3f90fcf4cb9a72fc4ba8f good bigprowr
    bf17.968192ccf42380 6a8958201125c1b13b1354c98adc573dbea64d56 good bigprowr
    bf18.1078192fd6f006d ad100ac8c0fed24f922a2cc908c88b4fced07eb0 good bigprowr
    fko.832b6ee1483 b2ea7be533e29da6cd7302532da2eb0410490e6a good bigprowr
    fjo.253224da2b63 4db7e1ff1b9fd5ae4098cd7ca66cf1fa2574501a good bigprowr

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The Big Pro Wrestling! (c) 1983 Technos.

An early tag-team wrestling game.


Game ID : TA-0007

Main CPU : M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Sound CPU : M6502 (@ 975 Khz)

Sound Chips : (2x) AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz), DAC

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 240 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 57.00 Hz

Palette colors : 32

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Released in December 1983.

This game is also known as "Tag Team Wrestling".

This is the Technos Japan's first game.

Sunny would later appeared as a supporting character in "Double Dragon 3".


1. The Big Pro Wrestling! (1983)

2. Exciting Hour - The Prowrestling Network (1985)


Game's rom.

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

Information on bigprowr

0.36b16 [?]

0.34b1 [Steve Ellenoff, Brad Oliver]


- 0.143u2: Tag Team Wrestling misc cleanups [hap]: Fixed maincpu irqs, added resnet for color prom, coincounters and DIP locations. Changed M6502 CPU2 clock speed to 1 MHz.

- 0.142u3: Angelo Salese removed deprecat.h dependancy and updated irqs accordingly for Big Pro Wrestling.

- 0.125u1: Andrew Gardner merged memory maps for Tag Team Wrestling/Big Pro Wrestling.

- 0.61: Added 2nd player. Changed 'Unknown' to 'Unused' dipswitches.

- 0.36b16: Added 'The Big Pro Wrestling!' (Technos 1983).

- 0.34b1: Steve Ellenoff and Brad Oliver added Tag Team Wrestling (Data East 1983). TODO: Fix hi-score (reset) bug.

- 3rd July 1998: Dumped Tag Team Wrestling.

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