Donkey Kong 3 (bootleg with 2xAY8910)

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Romset name:
Production year: 1983
Manufacturer: bootleg

Game genre: Platform
Category: Platform / Run Jump

This machine is a clone of:
 • Donkey Kong 3 (US)

This machine is NOT working in MAME This machine works in MAME

Overall emulation: Preliminary
Color emulation: Good
Sound emulation: Good
Graphics emulation: Good
Save states: Not supported

In MAME since version: .155

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

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

    Z80 ("maincpu")cpu 3072000 Hz
    Speaker ("mono")audio
    AY-3-8910A ("ay1")audio 1536000 Hz
    AY-3-8910A ("ay2")audio 1536000 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Vertical
      Resolution 256 x 224 @ 59.185606 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

  • System Configurations [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    Monitor Nintendo
     Std 15.72Khz

  • ROMs (8 of the machine set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    dk3ba-7.7i16384a9263275 c3867f6b0d379b70669b3b954e582533406db203 good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-6.7g1638431b8401d 0e3dfea0c7fe99d48c5d984c47fa746caf0879f3 good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-5.7f409607d3fd88 721f401d077e3e051672513f9df5614eeb0f6466 good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-3.4l409667ac65d4 d28bdb99310370513597ca80185ac6c56a11f63c good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-4.4n409684b319d6 eaf160948f8cd4fecfdd909876de7cd16340885c good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-1.3l8192d4a88e04 4f797c25d26c1022dcf026021979ef0fbab48baf good dkong3abl
    dk3ba-2.3m8192f71185ee 6652cf958d7afa8bb8dcfded997bb418a75223d8 good dkong3abl
    tma1-c-4p.4p512afc9bd41 90b739c4c7f24a88b6ac5ca29b06c032906a2801 good dkong3abl

    :  PARENT Machine
    :  CLONE Machine
    :  BIOS
    :  Device

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 dkong3

0.11 [Mirko Buffoni]

Artwork available


- Press F2 + F3 for Test-Mode


- 21st October 2012: 3D ARCADE - New Nintendo 3D cabinet model for Donkey Kong 3 from Jibmums.

- 0.147u1: hap fixed Donkey Kong 3 crash.

- 0.127u2: Replaced I8035 CPU2 with MB8884 in clone Donkey Kong 3 (bootleg on Donkey Kong Jr. hardware).

- 0.127: Couriersud added address decode prom (dkc1-v.5e 18S030) to Donkey Kong 3 and clone (Japan).

- 0.125u7: Cleaned up Z80DMA interface [Couriersud]: Removed compatibility to old Z80DMA driver. Now uses std. callbacks (READ8_HANDLER, WRITE8_HANDLER). Updated Donkey Kong 3 accordingly.

- 0.125u3: Added 2x 'Unknown' dipswitches.

- 0.122u4: Added Z80 DMA chip [Couriersud]: Only implements intelligence to emulate Donkey Kong 3.

- 0.122u2: Couriersud added DIP locations to clone (bootleg on Donkey Kong Jr. hardware) and replaced DAC/Samples sound with Discrete.

- 0.121u3: Couriersud fixed bug in clone (bootleg on Donkey Kong Jr. hardware) memory map.

- 0.120u4: Added 'Service Mode' dipswitch.

- 0.116u3: Changed VSync to 60.606061 Hz. Fixed proms loading.

- 0.116: Color generation from schematics (resistor mixer) for Donkey Kong 3 [Couriersud].

- 12th November 2006: Mr. Do - Donkey Kong 3 artwork has been "optimized" by Ad_Enuff; much smaller file size (up to 80%) with no loss in quality.

- 13th October 2005: Guru - Donkey Kong 3 on Galaxian h/w arrived a few days ago. Thanks to Tingoes.

- 0.97u1: Pierpaolo Prazzoli fixed clone Donkey Kong 3 (bootleg) colors.

- 0.93: Added clock parameter to NES sound (1789772 Hz).

- 12th July 2004: 3D ARCADE - New 3D cabinet model for Donkey Kong 3 from Baraka.

- 0.74u2: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added clone Donkey Kong 3 (bootleg on Donkey Kong Jr. hardware).

- 1st October 2003: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added Donkey Kong 3 bootleg to the dkong driver.

- 0.37b14: Replaced 8-way Joystick with 4-way.

- 0.36b13: New NES sound emulation for Punch Out and Donkey Kong 3 [Matthew Conte,]. Replaced 2x NES and DAC sound with 2x Nintendo. Changed N2A03 CPU1/2 clock speeds to 1789772 Hz.

- 0.36b12: Added 'Coinage' dipswitch.

- 0.36b9: Added clone Donkey Kong 3 (Japan). Changed parent description to 'Donkey Kong 3 (US)'.

- 0.36b5: Replaced the M6502 CPU2/3 with 2x N2A03 CPUs.

- 0.34b1: Added color proms ($0, 100, 200 - red & green, palette blue component and character color codes on a per-column basis).

- 0.31: A first attempt at sound in Donkey Kong 3 / Punch Out. These two Nintendo games use the same sound hardware as the NES console [Nicola Salmoria]. Tim Lindquist added accurate colors to Donkey Kong 3.

- 0.29: Accurate colors in Donkey Kong 3 (well, not really) [Tim Lindquist, Nicola Salmoria]. Nicola Salmoria fixed high score saving in Donkey Kong 3. Known issues: The colors come from a bootleg board. They might not be the same as the original version.

- 0.16: Matthew Hillmer submitted a new palette for Donkey Kong 3. It is not intended to be correct, but at least it gets rid of the annoying checkerboard effect.

- 0.14: Donkey Kong 3 now also preserve the score distributions (use F1 to see them) [Nicola Salmoria].

- 0.13: Nicola Salmoria added high score saving to Donkey Kong 3.

- 0.11: Mirko Buffoni provided a driver for Donkey Kong 3 (Nintendo of America 1983). Runs on hardware similar to Donkey Kong. Game is playable with wrong colors and no sound. Control: Arrows = Move around, CTRL = Fire and F1 = Test (keep it pressed - very nice, try it!).

- 18th July 1996: Dumped Donkey Kong 3 (US).


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