primglex Prime Goal EX (Japan, PG1/VER.A)

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Production year: 1996
Manufacturer: Namco

Game genre: Sports
Category: Sports / Soccer

This machine works in MAME with problems This machine works in MAME with problems

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

In MAME since version: .074u2

The MAME driver of this machine is: namcos11.cpp - Read the code

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

    CXD8530CQ ("maincpu")cpu 67737600 Hz
    C76 (M37702) ("c76")cpu 16934400 Hz
    Speaker ("lspeaker")audio
    Speaker ("rspeaker")audio
    C352 ("c352")audio 25401600 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Horizontal
      Resolution 640 x 480 @ 60.000000 Hz

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

      Joystick [8 ways]
      Joystick [8 ways]
    Number of buttons: 4

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    DIP2 (Freeze)Off
    DIP1 (Test)Off
    Service ModeOff

  • RAM Options [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    4M (4194304)

  • ROMs (8 of the machine set, 1 of various devices) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    pg1vera.2l1048576fc15fd1a 6ca5ebdc096cab3296dc7c1f675d78dfc7c69a05 good primglex
    pg1vera.2j104857679955553 ad2dca38b06a835f8241fae0a5fa18d5874cebe4 good primglex
    pg1rom0u.ic541943042a503f2f 206b9c9204be22241d2a3e017b96c3a103f5a976 good primglex
    pg1rom0l.ic6419430454cef992 5ba81353b1dddc1c6640fc4c15df81535e7a6ae8 good primglex
    pg1rom1u.ic341943041ee41152 d240e6ba820aa2aa4f12380c255f624f91aed564 good primglex
    pg1rom1l.ic8419430459b5a71c ddc1f0a5488466166c21fd0c84ab2b4cf04316bf good primglex
    pg1sprog.6d262144e7c3396d 12bbb8ebcaab1b40462a12917dd9b58bd9ab8663 good primglex
    pg1wave.8k4194304fc9ad9eb ce5bb2288ed8cf1348825c39423cbb99d9324b9c good primglex
    c76.bin16384399faac7 ceb184ef0486caf715dd997101999785f67a40b8 good namcoc76

    :  PARENT Machine
    :  CLONE Machine
    :  BIOS
    :  Device


Prime Goal EX (c) 1996 Namco.


Namco System 11 hardware

Game ID : PG

Main CPU : PSX (@ 16.9344 Mhz), M37702 (@ 16.384 Mhz)

Sound Chips : C352 (@ 16.384 Mhz)

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 4


Releasedin February 1996 in Japan.

All commentaries, done by Nigel Chisholm, was recorded in Yokohama, Japan and took about 2 hours. Nigel says : I am English and faked an American accent. I am not entirely sure why they wanted the American accent, but, probably because all things American were very popular back then in Japan.


PG1/VER.A : Japan release, 13:42:25, FEB 16 1996


Executive producer : Syukuo Ishikawa, Hajime Nakatani

Project chief : Toshio Natsui

Planning : Yutaka Isokawa, Hideki Hattori

Program : Yukihiko Yagi, Junichi Sakai, Tomohiro Kaneko

Visual design : Kazuyuki Nakamura, Tadahiko Kawaguchi, Yasuyuki Osada, Hideyuki Mitani, Masaki Imai, Jun Miyanaga, Mayumi Ohta, Chikako Takagi, Yukio Hada, Kenichi Nakai, Satoshi Yoneyama

Soundeffects man : Yoshinori Kawamoto

Music compose : Hiroshi Okubo

Voice : Nigel Chisholm

Title design : Minako Matsuda


* Consoles :

Sony PlayStation (1995, "J-League Prime Goal EX")


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Chiudi Lista

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 primglex

0.74u2 [?]

0.71 [?]

< Japan >


- 0.137u1: R. Belmont fixed missing buttons in Prime Goal EX.

- 0.130u1: Changed description to 'Prime Goal EX (Japan, PG1/VER.A)'.

- 0.76u1: Fixed user3 rom loading and input.

- 20th October 2003: smf sent in a major update to the Namco System 11 driver, making Tekken, Tekken 2, Xevious 3D/G and Prime Goal EX work.

- 0.74u2: Added Prime Goal EX (PG1/VER.A) (Namco 1996).

- 0.71: Added Prime Goal EX (Testdriver).

- 4th June 2003: Guru - Dumped Prime Goal EX.

- 5th February 2003: Guru - Prime Goal EX (Namco 1996) arrived from the 'Dumping Project'.


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