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firebatl: MAME ROM Information.


Fire Battle (c) 1984 Taito.

A vertically scrolling shooter.


Main CPU : Z80 (@ 3 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 3 Mhz)

Sound Chips : Custom (@ 3 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette Colors : 512

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Developed by Woodplace for Taito.

This game represents Taito's answer to Namco's "Xevious".


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.68 [Martin Pugh, Nicola Salmoria]


- 0.129u4: Changed Custom sound to Wiping Custom.

- 0.126u5: RansAckeR added DIP locations to Fire Battle.

- 0.122u8: Zsolt Vasvari removed colortables from Clash-Road driver and a number of others, as part of a larger move to phase out old-style colortables. Changed palettesize to 768 colors.

- 0.79u2: B.S. Ruggeri fixed some Fire Battle dips. Added 'Lives' dipswitch.

- 0.79u1: Curt Coder fixed Fire Battle dips. Added dipswitches 'Coinage', 'Cabinet', 'Demo Sounds' and 'Bonus Life'.

- 2nd February 2004: B.S. Ruggeri submitted dipswitch fixes to Fire Battle.

- 0.69: Added dipswitches 'Infinite Lives', 'Unknown 1-0', 'Unknown 1-1', 'Unknown 1-3', 'Unknown 1-4' and 'Unknown 1-5'.

- 0.68: Nicola Salmoria and Martin Pugh added Fire Battle (Taito 1984).

- 28th April 2003: Martin Pugh submitted a little patch to Fire Battle, making it completely playable.

- 0.54: Nicola Salmoria added Fire Battle (Testdriver).

- 17th August 2001: Nicola Salmoria attempted to add Fire Battle but it has problems.

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Romset: 112 kb / 27 files / 41.5 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="firebatl" sourcefile="clshroad.c">
              <description>Fire Battle</description>
              <rom name="rom01" size="8192" crc="10e24ef6" sha1="b6dae9824eb3cecececbdfdb416a90b1b61ff18d" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom02" size="8192" crc="47f79bee" sha1="23e64ff69ff5112b0413d12a283ca90cf3642389" region="maincpu" offset="2000"/>
              <rom name="rom03" size="8192" crc="693459b9" sha1="8bba526960f49c9e6c7bca40eb8fbbfc81588660" region="maincpu" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="rom04" size="8192" crc="5f232d9a" sha1="d0b9926cb02203f1a1f7fd0d0d7b1fe8eddc6511" region="audiocpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom14" size="8192" crc="36a508a7" sha1="9b2dede4332d2b8e55e7c5f916d8cf370d7e77fc" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom13" size="8192" crc="a2ec508e" sha1="a6dd7b9729f320ed3a28e0cd8ea7b26c2a639e1a" region="gfx1" offset="2000"/>
              <rom name="rom12" size="8192" crc="f80ece92" sha1="2cc4317b2c58be48dc285bb3a667863e2ca8d5b7" region="gfx1" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="rom11" size="8192" crc="b293e701" sha1="9dacaa9897d91dc465f2c1907804fed9bfb7207b" region="gfx1" offset="6000"/>
              <rom name="rom09" size="8192" crc="77ea3e39" sha1="c897664bd4f4b163a557d39d12374dae08a0a0c2" region="gfx2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom08" size="8192" crc="1b7585dd" sha1="e402c879c5651bf0fa21dcf1ff3c4b7bf690cbaa" region="gfx2" offset="2000"/>
              <rom name="rom07" size="8192" crc="e3ec9825" sha1="ea266683a48e8515d40ed077fd55d15a1859c942" region="gfx2" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="rom06" size="8192" crc="d29fab5f" sha1="de5f8d57d3dd9090e6c056ff7f1ab0bb59630863" region="gfx2" offset="6000"/>
              <rom name="rom15" size="4096" crc="8b5464d6" sha1="e65acd280c0d9776cb80073241cf260b76ff0ca6" region="gfx3" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="prom6.bpr" size="256" crc="b117d22c" sha1="357efed6597757907077a7e5130bfa643d5dd197" region="proms" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="prom7.bpr" size="256" crc="9b6b4f56" sha1="7fd726a20fce40b8ba4b8ef05fb51a85ad9fd282" region="proms" offset="100"/>
              <rom name="prom8.bpr" size="256" crc="67cb68ae" sha1="9b54c7e51d8db0d8699723173709f04dd2fdfa77" region="proms" offset="200"/>
              <rom name="prom9.bpr" size="256" crc="dd015b80" sha1="ce45577204cfbbe623121c1bd99a190464ae7895" region="proms" offset="300"/>
              <rom name="prom10.bpr" size="256" crc="71b768c7" sha1="3d8c106758d279daf8e989d4c1bb72de3419d2d6" region="proms" offset="400"/>
              <rom name="prom4.bpr" size="256" crc="06523b81" sha1="0042c364fd2fabd6b04cb2d59a71a7e6deb90ab3" region="proms" offset="500"/>
              <rom name="prom5.bpr" size="256" crc="75ea8f70" sha1="1a2c478e7b87fa7f8725a3d1ff06c5c9422dd524" region="proms" offset="600"/>
              <rom name="prom11.bpr" size="256" crc="ba42a582" sha1="2e8f3dab82a34078b866e9875978e83fef045f86" region="proms" offset="700"/>
              <rom name="prom12.bpr" size="256" crc="f2540c51" sha1="126f698eb65e54fa16a1abfa5b40b0161cb66254" region="proms" offset="800"/>
              <rom name="prom13.bpr" size="256" crc="4e2a2781" sha1="7be2e066499ea0af76f6ae926fe87e02f8c36a6f" region="proms" offset="900"/>
              <rom name="prom1.bpr" size="32" crc="1afc04f0" sha1="38207cf3e15bac7034ac06469b95708d22b57da4" region="proms" offset="a00"/>
              <rom name="rom05" size="8192" crc="21544cd6" sha1="b9644ab3c4393cd2669d2b5b3c80d7a9f1c91ca6" region="samples" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="prom3.bpr" size="256" crc="bd2c080b" sha1="9782bb5001e96db56bc29df398187f700bce4f8e" region="soundproms" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="prom2.bpr" size="256" crc="4017a2a6" sha1="dadef2de7a1119758c8e6d397aa42815b0218889" region="soundproms" offset="100"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="Z80" clock="3000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="audiocpu" name="Z80" clock="3000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="custom" name="Wiping Custom"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="90" width="288" height="224" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="1">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="DSW1" mask="127">
                     <dipvalue name="1" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4" value="7"/>
                     <dipvalue name="5" value="15"/>
                     <dipvalue name="6" value="31"/>
                     <dipvalue name="7" value="63"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Infinite Lives" value="127"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW1" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage" tag="DSW2" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="2"/>
              <dipswitch name="Cabinet" tag="DSW2" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Upright" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Cocktail" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSW2" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Bonus Life" tag="DSW2" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="10K 30K+" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="20K 30K+" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW2" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW2" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW2" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <driver status="imperfect" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="imperfect" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="768"/>

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