Rolling Thunder (rev 3, hack)

Immagine gioco: Rolling Thunder (rev 3, hack)
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Romset name:
Production year: 1986
Manufacturer: bootleg

Game genre: Platform
Category: Platform / Shooter Scrolling

This machine is a clone of:
 • Rolling Thunder (rev 3)

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: .168

The MAME driver of this machine is: namcos86.cpp - Read the code

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

    M6809 ("cpu1")cpu 1536000 Hz
    M6809 ("cpu2")cpu 1536000 Hz
    HD63701 ("mcu")cpu 6144000 Hz
    Speaker ("mono")audio
    YM2151 ("ymsnd")audio 3579580 Hz
    Namco CUS30 ("namco")audio 24000 Hz
    Namco 63701X ("namco2")audio 6000000 Hz

  • Screens [Show details]

    This machine uses a single screen:
      Graphic type: Raster
      Screen orientation: Horizontal
      Resolution 288 x 224 @ 60.606061 Hz

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

      Joystick [4 ways]
      Joystick [4 ways]
    Number of buttons: 2

  • Dip-switches [Show details]

    Default settings in bold
    Coin B3 Coins/1 Credit
     2 Coins/1 Credit
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     1 Coin/2 Credits
    Demo SoundsOff
    Coin A3 Coins/1 Credit
     2 Coins/1 Credit
     1 Coin/1 Credit
     1 Coin/2 Credits
    Service ModeOff
    Flip ScreenOff
    CabinetUpright 1 Player
     Upright 2 Players
    Level Select (Cheat)Off

  • ROMs (26 of the parent set, 2 of the clone set) [Show details]

    Referred to MAME version: 0.181

    NameSizeCRC32SHA1StatusIn romset
    1.9c3276813c92678 e241fd6067d37f1986905c56f180c687dc536803 good rthundera
    rt3_3.12d32768a13f601c 8987174e364d20eeab706c3e0d4e0d3c2b96723c good rthunder
    rt3_2b.12c32768a7ea46ee 52e8757aacb4e01f8432125729e2323c48ebc4f5 good rthunder
    rt1_7.7r65536a85efa39 1ed63b421a93960668cb4558c1ca1b3c86b1f6be good rthunder
    rt1_8.7s32768f7a95820 82fe0adf6c5b3abef19031646e1eca1585dcc481 good rthunder
    rt1_5.4r32768d0fc470b 70f7f1e29527044eae405f58af08bad3097990bd good rthunder
    rt1_6.4s163846b57edb2 4a8f1e024e5be4d76f2c99d506ae7da86af3d1f5 good rthunder
    rt1_9.12h655368e070561 483b4de79f2429236f45c32ec56b97a9a90574a3 good rthunder
    rt1_10.12k65536cb8fb607 ba9400fb19d29a285897cc3a2d4d739ce845f897 good rthunder
    rt1_11.12l655362bdf5ed9 a771e922ad868ca1e008d08a8ff5fdf28aa315fc good rthunder
    rt1_12.12m65536e6c6c7dc ead143c2730a77911839a25734550188533c7b96 good rthunder
    rt1_13.12p65536489686d7 a04b57424acbf2584f736b55740d613a1aae2b8b good rthunder
    rt1_14.12r65536689e56a8 b4d6de4eec47856a62f396f55d531fbf345cf12a good rthunder
    rt1_15.12t655361d8bf2ca 949ae8b00b94bfa5bc2d07888aafbaaaea559b06 good rthunder
    rt1_16.12u655361bbcf37b 8d27c49b36d5e23dd446c150ada3853eec75e4c1 good rthunder
    rt1-1.3r5128ef3bb9d 4636d6b8ba7611b11d4863fab02475dc4a619eaf good rthunder
    rt1-2.3s5126510a8f2 935f140bfa7e6f8cebafa7f1b0de99dd319273d4 good rthunder
    rt1-3.4v204895c7d944 ca5fea028674882a61507ac7c89ada96f5b2674d good rthunder
    rt1-4.5v20481391fec9 8ca94e22110b20d2ecdf03610bcc89ff4245920f good rthunder
    rt1-5.6u32e4130804 e1a3e1383186d036fba6dc8a8681f48f24f59281 good rthunder
    rt3_4.6b3276800cf293f bc441d21bb4c54a01d2393fbe99201714cd4439d good rthunder
    cus60-60a1.mcu4096076ea82a 22b5e62e26390d7d5cacc0503c7aa5ed524204df good rthunder
    rt1_17.f165536766af455 8c71772795e783d6c4b88af9a311d55e363c298a good rthunder
    rt1_18.h1655363f9f2f5d 541b8f80800cb55e4b81ac48771d00fe10c90743 good rthunder
    rt3_19.k165536c16675e9 e31c28cb95ffa85392c74e1d81bfa89acbaefeb9 good rthunder
    20.m16553605d5db25 39f531a7605b653d827957087797f86e83d867e1 good rthundera
    rt1_21.f365536454968f3 e0a679353491190b6d4f0355324456a1bd7c8a7a good rthunder
    rt2_22.h365536fe963e72 4c9ce4e4c8e756a743c541f670a6741b520125e3 good rthunder

    :  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 rthunder

0.35b1 [Jimmy Hamm, Phil Stroffolino, Ernesto Corvi]


- Clone rthundro crashes often after you die; I've seen this happen only in area 5, though. Source (ID 02386)


- 0.149u1: Changed 'Namco CUS30' sound to 'Namco'.

- 0.147u4: Andy Welburn added clone Rolling Thunder (rev 2). Changed description to 'Rolling Thunder (rev 3)'. Changed description of clone 'Rolling Thunder (old version)' to 'Rolling Thunder (rev 1)'. Renamed (rthundero) to (rthunder1).

- 0.133u1: Renamed (rthundro) to (rthundero).

- 0.104u6: Aaron Giles fixed Rolling Thunder broken in 0.104u5.

- 0.104u5: Aaron Giles fixed tile/sprite flickering.

- 0.95u4: Fixed rom names.

- 0.80: Nicola Salmoria fixed watchdog emulation, this allows entering service mode without resetting. Fixed reset problem in clone Rolling Thunder (old version), but the game still sometimes crashes when you die. Changed M6809 CPU1 clock speed to 1536000 Hz. Replaced Namco/Samples/Custom sound with Namco CUS30 and Namco_63701X (6MHz).

- 0.36b12: Renamed (rthundrb) to (rthundro).

- 0.36b7: Added Custom sound.

- 0.35b13: Changed description to 'Rolling Thunder (new version)' and '(set 2)' to '(old version)'.

- 0.35b11: Changed M6809 CPU2 and HD63701 CPU3 clock speed to 1536000 Hz and palettesize from 256 to 512 colors.

- 0.35b10: Changed HD63701 CPU2 clock speed to 6MHz. Renamed (rthundr2) to (rthundrb).

- 7th April 1999: Nicola Salmoria has updated Rolling Thunder driver to work on the new 6800 core, but music speed is still sometimes screwed.

- 0.35b8: Ernesto Corvi added voices to Rolling Thunder. Added Samples sound.

- 22nd March 1999: Ernesto Corvi fixed some problems with Rolling Thunder samples.

- 20th March 1999: Ernesto Corvi has plugged samples into Rolling Thunder.

- 0.35b7: Changed HD63701 CPU3 clock speed to 1.5MHz.

- 0.35b6: Nicola Salmoria added clone Rolling Thunder (set 2). Changed parent description to 'Rolling Thunder (set 1)'. Changed M6809 CPU1/2 clock speeds to 1.5MHz. Replaced M6803 CPU3 with HD63701 (3MHz). Added sound1 roms ($0, 10000) and proms ($0, 200, 1400).

- 13th March 1999: Nicola Salmoria updated the Namco sound driver to support dynamic changes to the waveform data, and also converted Rolling Thunder to the tilemap system.

- 0.35b5: Ernesto Corvi improved Rolling Thunder sound.

- 11th March 1999: Jim Hernandez fixed Rolling Thunder sound settings.

- 2nd March 1999: Ernesto Corvi fixed Pacland and Rolling Thunder sound by emulating two new opcodes in the 63701 core. Juergen Buchmueller Buchmueller has fixed Rolling Thunder MCU problems by simplifying the 6809 interrupt handling and corrected CWAI emulation.

- 0.35b2: Dave W. added high score saving to Rolling Thunder.

- 0.35b1: Jimmy Hamm, Phil Stroffolino and Ernesto Corvi added Rolling Thunder (Namco 1986). TODO: Further optimize video (skip transparent/obscured tiles). Add voice (see note below). Add flipped and cocktail cabinet mode.

LEVELS: 5 (must be finished twice)

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