ridhero Riding Hero (NGM-006 ~ NGH-006)

Immagine gioco: Riding Hero (NGM-006 ~ NGH-006)
Available images:

Romset name: ridhero.zip
Production year: 1990
Manufacturer: SNK

Game genre: Driving
Category: Driving / Race (chase view) Bike

This machine needs a BIOS file:
 • Neo-Geo (neogeo.zip)

This machine has the following clones:
 • Riding Hero (set 2)

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: .034b01

The MAME driver of this machine is: neodriv.hxx - Read the code

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

    M68000 ("maincpu")cpu 12000000 Hz
    Z80 ("audiocpu")cpu 4000000 Hz
    Speaker ("lspeaker")audio
    Speaker ("rspeaker")audio
    YM2610 ("ymsnd")audio 8000000 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Horizontal
      Resolution 320 x 224 @ 59.185606 Hz

  • Number of players: 1P
  • Controllers [Show details]

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

  • Media switches [Show details]

    Media deviceSwitchExtensions
    memcard ("memcard") memcard / memc neo

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    Setting ModeOff
     VS Mode
     Mahjong Panel
    COMM Setting (Cabinet No.)1
    COMM Setting (Link Enable)Off
    Free PlayOff

  • BIOS Options [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    euro Europe MVS (Ver. 2)
    euro-s1 Europe MVS (Ver. 1)
    us US MVS (Ver. 2?)
    us-e US MVS (Ver. 1)
    us-v2 US MVS (4 slot, Ver 2)
    asia Asia MVS (Ver. 3)
    japan Japan MVS (Ver. 3)
    japan-s2 Japan MVS (Ver. 2)
    japan-s1 Japan MVS (Ver. 1)
    mv1c NEO-MVH MV1C
    japan-j3 Japan MVS (J3)
    japan-hotel Custom Japanese Hotel
    unibios32 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 3.2)
    unibios31 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 3.1)
    unibios30 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 3.0)
    unibios23 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 2.3)
    unibios23o Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 2.3, older?)
    unibios22 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 2.2)
    unibios21 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 2.1)
    unibios20 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 2.0)
    unibios13 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 1.3)
    unibios12 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 1.2)
    unibios12o Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 1.2, older)
    unibios11 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 1.1)
    unibios10 Universe Bios (Hack, Ver. 1.0)

  • ROMs (14 of the machine set, 28 of the BIOS set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    sp-s2.sp11310729036d879 4f5ed7105b7128794654ce82b51723e16e389543 good neogeo
    sp-s.sp1131072c7f2fa45 09576ff20b4d6b365e78e6a5698ea450262697cd good neogeo
    sp-u2.sp1131072e72943de 5c6bba07d2ec8ac95776aa3511109f5e1e2e92eb good neogeo
    sp-e.sp11310722723a5b5 5dbff7531cf04886cde3ef022fb5ca687573dcb8 good neogeo
    v2.bin13107262f021f4 62d372269e1b3161c64ae21123655a0a22ffd1bb good neogeo
    asia-s3.rom13107291b64be3 720a3e20d26818632aedf2c2fd16c54f213543e1 good neogeo
    vs-bios.rom131072f0e8f27d ecf01eda815909f1facec62abf3594eaa8d11075 good neogeo
    sp-j2.sp1131072acede59c b6f97acd282fd7e94d9426078a90f059b5e9dd91 good neogeo
    sp1.jipan.10241310729fb0abe4 18a987ce2229df79a8cf6a84f968f0e42ce4e59d good neogeo
    sp-45.sp152428803cc9f6a cdf1f49e3ff2bac528c21ed28449cf35b7957dc1 good neogeo
    japan-j3.bin131072dff6d41f e92910e20092577a4523a6b39d578a71d4de7085 good neogeo
    sp-1v1_3db8c.bin131072162f0ebe fe1c6dd3dfcf97d960065b1bb46c1e11cb7bf271 good neogeo
    uni-bios_3_2.rom131072a4e8b9b3 c92f18c3f1edda543d264ecd0ea915240e7c8258 good neogeo
    uni-bios_3_1.rom1310720c58093f 29329a3448c2505e1ff45ffa75e61e9693165153 good neogeo
    uni-bios_3_0.rom131072a97c89a9 97a5eff3b119062f10e31ad6f04fe4b90d366e7f good neogeo
    uni-bios_2_3.rom13107227664eb5 5b02900a3ccf3df168bdcfc98458136fd2b92ac0 good neogeo
    uni-bios_2_3o.rom131072601720ae 1b8a72c720cdb5ee3f1d735bbcf447b09204b8d9 good neogeo
    uni-bios_2_2.rom1310722d50996a 5241a4fb0c63b1a23fd1da8efa9c9a9bd3b4279c good neogeo
    uni-bios_2_1.rom1310728dabf76b c23732c4491d966cf0373c65c83c7a4e88f0082c good neogeo
    uni-bios_2_0.rom1310720c12c2ad 37bcd4d30f3892078b46841d895a6eff16dc921e good neogeo
    uni-bios_1_3.rom131072b24b44a0 eca8851d30557b97c309a0d9f4a9d20e5b14af4e good neogeo
    uni-bios_1_2.rom1310724fa698e9 682e13ec1c42beaa2d04473967840c88fd52c75a good neogeo
    uni-bios_1_2o.rom131072e19d3ce9 af88ef837f44a3af2d7144bb46a37c8512b67770 good neogeo
    uni-bios_1_1.rom1310725dda0d84 4153d533c02926a2577e49c32657214781ff29b7 good neogeo
    uni-bios_1_0.rom1310720ce453a0 3b4c0cd26c176fc6b26c3a2f95143dd478f6abf9 good neogeo
    006-p1.p1524288d4aaf597 34d35b71adb5bd06f4f1b50ffd9c58ab9c440a84 good ridhero
    rhcom.bin8192e5cd6306 f6bbb8ae562804d67e137290c765c3589fa334c0 good ridhero
    006-s1.s1131072eb5189f0 0239c342ea62e73140a2306052f226226461a478 good ridhero
    sfix.sfix131072c2ea0cfd fd4a618cdcdbf849374f0a50dd8efe9dbab706c3 good neogeo
    000-lo.lo1310725a86cff2 5992277debadeb64d1c1c64b0a92d9293eaf7e4a good neogeo
    sm1.sm113107294416d67 42f9d7ddd6c0931fd64226a60dc73602b2819dcf good neogeo
    006-m1.m126214492e7b4fe d240056cd632f92bdfaa5e0492c09aa9bd7b0471 good ridhero
    006-v11.v11524288cdf74a42 a17106cc3f9e5c5d52b4def861c0545a98151da2 good ridhero
    006-v12.v12524288e2fd2371 cc95297bee7ffbdcb24ac4daeb5307cb39a52067 good ridhero
    006-v21.v2152428894092bce 1a2906271fe6bc396898a756153629a5862930eb good ridhero
    006-v22.v225242884e2cd7c3 72fb215a4f208a22a764e801186d1643d3d840ca good ridhero
    006-v23.v23524288069c71ed f450e9f60cd6ef846dbc77993159ec6157fb64e7 good ridhero
    006-v24.v2452428889fbb825 656a97c6a8832dab3a5e1577d9cd257b561cc356 good ridhero
    006-c1.c15242884a5c7f78 f8f1e6b7841c74368210d52a84307bb28f722a2d good ridhero
    006-c2.c2524288e0b70ece e2b750e43cdddcea29d1c9c943a3628117a16a1b good ridhero
    006-c3.c35242888acff765 11fe89b9d112d0658c9ddf40d928584de6ea9202 good ridhero
    006-c4.c4524288205e3208 aa2acf2c6f48ffffdcc0c94ddc031acc9e4a2e68 good ridhero

    :  PARENT Machine
    :  CLONE Machine
    :  BIOS
    :  Device


Riding Hero (c) 1990 SNK.

A Hot Battle Awaits You On The Way To The W.G.P Racing Title! After getting the 'International A License', a young racer battles his way to the Suzuka 8 Hour Race. Featuring 3 ways to play! W.G.P mode, RPG mode or Multi Play mode. GO FOR THE GLORY!


SNK Neo-Geo MVS hardware

Game ID : [Model NGM-006]

Main CPU : 68000 (@ 12 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 3

=> [A] Accelerator, [B] Brake, [C] Turbo


Released in July 1990.

Riding Hero is the first Neo-Geo game to feature the 'Multi Play Function', this lets you 'link' cabinets together so players can race each other side by side.


Producer : Eikichi Kawasaki

Director : Hiroshi Matsumoto

Programmer : H. Deep. T

Music : Synthesize Yamada

Sound Effects : Jojoha Kitapy (Jojoha Kitamura)

Character Designers : Kouichi Sakita, Takurin. K, Kimie. M, Masayo. S

Special Thanks: Kura, Masapee. K, Pao-Pao, Mr. Noric, Takayuki. M, Cock-A-Doodle-Doo


* Consoles :

SNK Neo-Geo [JP] (July 1, 1991; "Riding Hero [Model NGH-006]")

SNK Neo-Geo [US] (July 1, 1991; "Riding Hero [Model NGH-006]")

SNK Neo-Geo CD [JP] (May 26, 1995; "Riding Hero [Model NGCD-006]")

SNK Neo-Geo CD [US] (May 26, 1995; "Riding Hero [Model NGCD-006E]")


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

Information on ridhero

0.37b9 [?]

0.34b1 [Shin Emu Keikaku team]

Neo-Geo (Artwork available)


- 0.143u1: Changed description to 'Riding Hero (NGM-006)(NGH-006)'. Fixed rom names.

- 0.124u1: Added new cpu2 rom.

- 0.120: Johnboy fully redumped Riding Hero. Added correct 128k gfx1 s1 rom.

- 0.37b9: Added Riding Hero (set 1) and clone (set 2). Removed 'Riding Hero'.

- 28th May 1999: Mike Coates fixed some interrupt bugs of the asm 68k core, and now Spinmaster, Sengoku 2 and Riding Hero work on it.

- 0.34b1: Added Riding Hero (SNK 1990).

LEVELS: 10 (W.G.P.)

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