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aquarium: MAME ROM Information.


Aquarium (c) 1996 Excellent System.

A puzzle game with a fish theme.


Game ID : ES-9206

Main CPU : 68000 (@ 16 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 8.5 Khz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 320 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 2048

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Planner : Michiaki Ishida

Graphic Design : Makoto Shirai, Michiaki Ishida

Sound Programmer : Masayoshi Satake

Composer : Tousyu Furukawa

Sound Effect : Makoto Shirai


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.62 [David Haywood]


- 0.144u5: hap removed region hack in Aquarium, fixed offtune music and testmode. Changed Z80 CPU2 clock speed to 5333333 Hz. Added 'Service Mode' dipswitch.

- 0.133u1: Brian Troha added DIP locations to Aquarium.

- 0.129u1: MooglyGuy added savestate support to Aquarium.

- 0.125u4: Added 'Unused' dipswitch.

- 0.124u3: Aaron Giles merged memory maps for Aquarium drivers.

- 0.102u3: Aquarium update [Pierpaolo Prazzoli]: Fixed tilemaps - sprites priority. Added sprites wrap around y. Added tiles flipx and flipy.

- 29th December 2003: Quench fixed the OKIM6295 sounds in Aquarium.

- 0.62: David Haywood added Aquarium (Japan) (Excellent System 1996). TODO: Fix sound (program banking, oki illegal samples etc.), priority problems and merge with gcpinbal.

- 7th September 2002: R. Belmont added music to Aquarium, but lots of sound effects are still missing.

- 5th September 2002: David Haywood sent in a driver for Aquarium, it works fine except sound isn't emulated.


Other Emulators:

* FB Alpha

Romset: 3712 kb / 9 files / 942.5 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="aquarium" sourcefile="aquarium.c">
              <description>Aquarium (Japan)</description>
              <manufacturer>Excellent System</manufacturer>
              <rom name="aquar3" size="524288" crc="344509a1" sha1="9deb610732dee5066b3225cd7b1929b767579235" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar5" size="262144" crc="fa555be1" sha1="07236f2b2ba67e92984b9ddf4a8154221d535245" region="audiocpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar1" size="524288" crc="575df6ac" sha1="071394273e512666fe124facdd8591a767ad0819" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar6" size="131072" crc="9065b146" sha1="befc218bbcd63453ea7eb8f976796d36f2b2d552" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar8" size="524288" crc="915520c4" sha1="308207cb20f1ed6df365710c808644a6e4f07614" region="gfx4" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar7" size="131072" crc="b96b2b82" sha1="2b719d0c185d1eca4cd9ea66bed7842b74062288" region="user2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar2" size="131072" crc="aa071b05" sha1="517415bfd8e4dd51c6eb03a25c706f8613d34a09" region="gfx2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquarf1" size="1048576" crc="14758b3c" sha1="b372ccb42acb55a3dd15352a9d4ed576878a6731" region="gfx3" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="aquar4" size="524288" crc="9a4af531" sha1="bb201b7a6c9fd5924a0d79090257efffd8d4aba1" region="oki" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="68000" clock="16000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="audiocpu" name="Z80" clock="5333333"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="lspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="rspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ymsnd" name="YM2151" clock="3579545"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="oki" name="OKI6295" clock="1122000"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="320" height="256" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="2"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2" tilt="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSW" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hardest" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Winning Rounds (Player VS CPU)" tag="DSW" mask="12">
                     <dipvalue name="1/1" value="12" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2/3" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3/5" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Winning Rounds (Player VS Player)" tag="DSW" mask="48">
                     <dipvalue name="1/1" value="48" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2/3" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3/5" value="16"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage" tag="DSW" mask="1792">
                     <dipvalue name="5 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4 Coins/1 Credit" value="256"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="512"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="768"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="1792" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="1536"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="1280"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/4 Credits" value="1024"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW" mask="2048">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="2048" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Flip Screen" tag="DSW" mask="4096">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4096" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSW" mask="8192">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8192" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW" mask="16384">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="16384" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW" mask="32768">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32768" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="SYSTEM" mask="4096">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4096" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" cocktail="preliminary" savestate="supported" palettesize="2048"/>

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