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kageki: MAME ROM Information.


Kageki (c) 1988 Taito.

A rather silly 1-on-1 beat-'em-up style affair against various gang members.


Board Number : M6100309B

Prom Stickers : B35

Main CPU : Z80 (@ 6 Mhz), Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3 Mhz), Samples (@ 3 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 512

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Released in April 1988.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Extreme'.

Developed by Kaneko.

Licensed to Romstar for US manufacture and distribution (03/1988).


Game designer / Director : Hiroshi Kaneko

Production supervisor : H. Kikuchi

Project leader : K. Oikawa

Project sub leader : Hiromi Mikami

Programmers : K. Oikawa, H. Saigusa, N. Narita, T. Katoh

Graphic supervisor : M. Oikawa

Graphic designers : T. Tajima, Kazuhiro Fujimoto, K. Matsuoka, A. Funatsu, A. Kuratani, T. Okimoto, K. Awato, M. Ichikawa

Sound supervisor : Tatsuya Watanabe

Sound editer : S. Aizu

Hard designer : H. Nagayoshi

Rom editers : T. Hamada, H. Hamada, S. Igarashi, Y. Yamauchi


* Consoles :

Sega Mega Drive (1991)


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.

MAME Info:

0.36b9 [Takahiro Nogi]

Artwork available


- Original PCB running attract mode and a short game through an RGB board and into my PC. Smitdogg (ID 04072)


- 0.143u8: Kanikani added DIP locations to Kageki.

- 0.128u1: Stephane Humbert changed description of clone 'Kageki (World?, hack)' to 'Kageki (hack)'. Renamed (kagekia) to (kagekih). Added 5x 'Unused' dipswitches.

- 13th January 2008: Mr. Do - Some more bezels from the BYOAC/CAG artwork: Kageki.

- 0.122u2: Changed Z80 CPU2 clock speed to 6MHz.

- 0.102u2: David Haywood added clone Kageki (World?, hack).

- 23rd November 2005: Corrado Tomaselli dumped Kageki (World?, hack). Only 1 EPROM is available, all the other are identical to "Kageki (Japan)" already in MAME. Board ID is M6100309A. The versions in MAME are taken from a 309B boards. It's clearly an hack, but based on a different revision board then the one already in MAME.

- 0.93: Removed Custom sound.

- 0.36b11: Changed Z80 CPU2 from flags audio to normal Z80 CPU2.

- 22nd November 1999: Takahiro Nogi merged Kageki into TNZS driver.

- 21st November 1999: Quench partially merged Kageki to the TNZS driver.

- 0.36b9: Takahiro Nogi added Kageki (US) (Taito 1988) clone (Japan).

- 6th November 1999: Takahiro Nogi sent in a driver for Kageki.


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Romset: 1280 kb / 12 files / 594.1 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="kageki" sourcefile="tnzs.c">
              <description>Kageki (US)</description>
              <manufacturer>Kaneko / Taito America Corporation (Romstar license)</manufacturer>
              <rom name="b35-16.11c" size="65536" crc="a4e6fd58" sha1="7cfe5b3fa6c88cdab45719f5b58541270825ad30" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="b35-10.9c" size="65536" crc="b150457d" sha1="a58e46e7dfdc93c2cc7c04d623d7754f85ba693b" region="maincpu" offset="20000"/>
              <rom name="b35-17.43e" size="65536" crc="fdd9c246" sha1="ac7a59ed19d0d81748cabd8b77a6ba3937e3cc99" region="sub" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="b35-01.13a" size="131072" crc="01d83a69" sha1="92a84329306b58a45f7bb443a8642eeaeb04d553" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="b35-02.12a" size="131072" crc="d8af47ac" sha1="2ef9ca991bf55ed6c12bf3a7dc4aa904d7749d5c" region="gfx1" offset="20000"/>
              <rom name="b35-03.10a" size="131072" crc="3cb68797" sha1="e7669b1a9a26dede560cc87695004d29510bc1f5" region="gfx1" offset="40000"/>
              <rom name="b35-04.8a" size="131072" crc="71c03f91" sha1="edce6e5a52b0c83c1c3c6bf9bc6b7957f7941521" region="gfx1" offset="60000"/>
              <rom name="b35-05.7a" size="131072" crc="a4e20c08" sha1="5d1d23d1410fea8650b18c595b0170a17e5d89a6" region="gfx1" offset="80000"/>
              <rom name="b35-06.5a" size="131072" crc="3f8ab658" sha1="44de7ee2bdb89bc520ed9bc812c26789c3f31411" region="gfx1" offset="a0000"/>
              <rom name="b35-07.4a" size="131072" crc="1b4af049" sha1="09783816d5076219d241538e2711402eb8c4cd03" region="gfx1" offset="c0000"/>
              <rom name="b35-08.2a" size="131072" crc="deb2268c" sha1="318bf3da6cbe20758397d5f78caf3cda02f322d7" region="gfx1" offset="e0000"/>
              <rom name="b35-15.98g" size="65536" crc="e6212a0f" sha1="43891f4fd141b00ed458be47a107a2550a0534c2" region="samples" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="Z80" clock="6000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="sub" name="Z80" clock="6000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ymsnd" name="YM2203" clock="3000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="samples" name="Samples"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="90" width="256" height="224" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2" tilt="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWA" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Flip Screen" tag="DSWA" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="2" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DSWA" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSWA" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin A" tag="DSWA" mask="48">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="48" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="32"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin B" tag="DSWA" mask="192">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="192" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="128"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSWB" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Medium" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hardest" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWB" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWB" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="8" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWB" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWB" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSWB" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Allow Continue" tag="DSWB" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="No" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Yes" value="128" default="yes"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="512"/>

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