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kamikcab: MAME ROM Information.


Kamikaze Cabbie. (c) 1984 Data East USA, Inc.


Main CPU : DECO (@ 2 Mhz)

Sound CPU : M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Sound Chips : (2x) AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Released in August 1984.

A bootleg of this game is known as "Yellow Cab".


Planning by : K. Suzuki, H. Nagai

Software by : M. Noguchi, H. Matsuura

Hardware by : K. Hoshino, Kenji Nishikawa


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.63 [Bryan McPhail]


- 0.131u3: Renamed (yellowcj) to (yellowcbj) and (yellowcb) to (yellowcbb).

- 0.131u1: Uki added clone Yellow Cab (Japan), and Angelo Salese fixed the game booting, promoted to working status.

- 0.101u4: Aaron Giles fixed missing sound in Kamikaze Cabbie.

- 0.96u3: Added 'Difficulty' and 'Invincibility (Cheat)' dipswitches.

- 0.96u2: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added clone Yellow Cab (bootleg).

- 10th May 2005: Xadhoom dumped Yellow Cab (bootleg).

- 0.63: Bryan McPhail added Kamikaze Cabbie (Data East 1984).

- 5th January 2003: Bryan McPhail submitted the DECO16 CPU core and a driver for Boomer Rang'r / Genesis, Kamikaze Cabbie and Liberation.

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Romset: 113 kb / 9 files / 48.6 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="kamikcab" sourcefile="liberate.c">
              <description>Kamikaze Cabbie</description>
              <manufacturer>Data East Corporation</manufacturer>
              <rom name="bp11" size="16384" crc="a69e5580" sha1="554e45a3f5a91864b62a2439c2277cd18dbe45a7" region="maincpu" offset="c000"/>
              <rom name="bp09" size="8192" crc="16b13676" sha1="f3cad959cbcde243db3ebc77a3692302a44beb09" region="audiocpu" offset="e000"/>
              <rom name="bp04" size="16384" crc="b471542d" sha1="aad323da7771c2ffdb04a60a4b4bbe032f5b1865" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="bp06" size="16384" crc="4bf96d0d" sha1="d7cd0e1da2d64e5b9318618b0ddd848ac405f28a" region="gfx1" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="bp08" size="16384" crc="b4756bed" sha1="83c39ac5f4628f14a5f2ded6c9a9ed4874d2d8b6" region="gfx1" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="bp02" size="16384" crc="77299e6e" sha1="477a6f466f08fe99823dc55d246b4d732423663d" region="gfx2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="bp00" size="8192" crc="c20ca7ca" sha1="ca91af848ae38b296992bb21040ef22a325bbcdc" region="gfx2" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="bp12" size="16384" crc="8c8f5d35" sha1="5b908d92786dae76aaf84de14f8847ee8ee350a1" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="bp15" size="32" crc="30d3acce" sha1="be88d74250edc2920fc0f95cfdd93468ac9c640e" region="proms" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="DECO CPU16" clock="2000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="audiocpu" name="M6502" clock="1500000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ay1" name="AY-3-8910A" clock="1500000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ay2" name="AY-3-8910A" clock="1500000"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="270" width="256" height="240" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin A" tag="DSW1" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="1"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin B" tag="DSW1" mask="12">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="12" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW1" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW1" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Cabinet" tag="DSW1" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Upright" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Cocktail" value="64"/>
              <dipswitch name="Manufacturer" tag="DSW1" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Data East USA" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Data East Corporation" value="128"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="DSW2" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="2" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="3" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="5" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Infinite" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Bonus" tag="DSW2" mask="12">
                     <dipvalue name="20000" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="20000 Every 30000" value="12" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="30000 Every 40000" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="40000 Every 50000" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSW2" mask="48">
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="48" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hardest" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW2" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Invincibility (Cheat)" tag="DSW2" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="supported" palettesize="33"/>

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