bongo Bongo

Immagine gioco: Bongo
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Romset name:
Production year: 1983
Manufacturer: Jetsoft

Game genre: Platform
Category: Platform / Run Jump Scrolling

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: .079u2

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

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

    Z80 ("maincpu")cpu 3072000 Hz
    Speaker ("speaker")audio
    AY-3-8910A ("aysnd")audio 1536000 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Vertical
      Resolution 256 x 224 @ 60.606061 Hz

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

      Joystick [5 ways]
      Joystick [5 ways]

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    Infinite Lives (Cheat)Off
    Coinage2 Coins/1 Credit
     1 Coin/1 Credit

  • ROMs (9 of the machine set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    bg1.bin4096de9a8ec6 b5ee99b26d1a39e31b643ad0f5723ee8e364023e good bongo
    bg2.bin4096a19da662 a2674392d489c5e5eeb9abc51572a37cc6045220 good bongo
    bg3.bin40969f6f2150 26a1f872686ddddcdb690d7b826ba26c20cdec35 good bongo
    bg4.bin4096f80372d2 078e2c8b947103c168c0c85430f8ebc9d09f8ba7 good bongo
    bg5.bin4096fc92eade f4012a1c4631388a3e8109a8381bc4084ddc8757 good bongo
    bg6.bin4096561d9e5d 68d7fab3cfb5b3360fe8064c70bf21bb1341032f good bongo
    b-h.bin4096fc79d103 dac1152221ebdc4cd9bf353b4cc5d45021ca5d9e good bongo
    b-k.bin409694d17bf3 2a70968249946de52c5a4cfabafbbf4ecda844a8 good bongo
    b-clr.bin32c4761ada 067d12b2d3635ffa6337ed234ba42717447bea00 good bongo

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    :  Device


Bongo (c) 1983 Jetsoft.

An early platform game.


Main CPU : Z80 (@ 3.072 Mhz)

Sound Chips : AY8910 (@ 1.78975 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz

Palette colors : 98

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick


* Consoles :

Commodore C64 (1984)


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 bongo

0.79u2 [Pierpaolo Prazzoli]


- 0.148: Kevin Pickell fixed cocktail flip in Bongo.

- 0.136u3: Stephane Humbert fixed dipswitches and inputs (after verification of the Z80 code) for Bongo. Added dipswitches 'Lives', 'Infinite Lives (Cheat)' and 3x 'Unused'.

- 0.135: Changed AY-3-8910A clock speed to 1536000 Hz.

- 0.79u2: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added Bongo (Jetsoft 1983).

- 17th February 2004: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added Bongo to the Galaxian driver.


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