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mustache: MAME ROM Information.


Mustache Boy (c) 1987 March Co., Ltd.


Main CPU : Z80 (x2)

Sound Chips : YM2151

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 232 x 240 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 256

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.69b [Tomasz Slanina, Nicola Salmoria]

0.69 [Tomasz Slanina]


- 0.127: Lord Nightmare updated the T5182 documentation/pinout.

- 0.115: Lord Nightmare fixed Mustache Boy interrupt behavior and visible area to 248x240.

- 0.114u3: Tormod Tjaberg corrected Mustache Boy main cpu interrupt rate, main cpu clock freq, and screen refresh rate according to measurements on a real PCB. Changed Z80 CPU1 clock speed to 6MHz and VSync to 56.747000 Hz.

- 0.113u1: David Haywood properly fixed tile flipping in Mustache Boy.

- 0.112u4: Nicola Salmora, Lord Nightmare and Ernesto Corvi added T5182 support, which gives sound to Darkmist, Mustache Boy and Panic Road. Added the missing flip X in Mustache Boy. Added Z80 (3579545 Hz) CPU2, YM2151 (3579545) sound and T5182 rom (cpu2).

- 0.112u1: Pierpaolo Prazzoli updated Mustache Boy to use HOLD_LINE for sound IRQs.

- 22nd February 2005: Dumping Project - Randy have won an international games version of 'Mustache Boy' on eBay.

- 0.72u2: Tomasz Slanina fixed the continue option and speed in the Mustache Boy driver.

- 0.70u3: Tomasz Slanina correct colors in Mustache Boy with PROMs dumped by Tormod. Added cpu2 rom (32k Toshiba T5182 modul) and proms ($0, 100, 200, 300 - color + 63S281N near SEI0070BU). Changed Z80 CPU clock speed to 4608000 Hz, palettesize from 384 to 256 colors.

- 0.69b: Tomasz Slanina added Mustache Boy (Seibu Kaihatsu 1987 (March license)). Still bad colours and no sound due to missing roms/mcu? Nicola Salmoria complete the graphics decryption in Mustache Boy.

- 31st May 2003: Nicola Salmoria completed the graphics decryption in Mustache Boy, making it fully playable (although with wrong colors still).

- 0.69: Tomasz Slanina added Mustache Boy (Testdriver). TODO: Colors (need proms dumping?). Sound (needs sound rom redumping?) - T5182 ? (Coins are also probably handled by it). Finish bitswaps on GFX. In attract mode player seems to walk on black areas? is this right?

- 23rd May 2003: Tomasz Slanina sent in a preliminary driver for Mustache Boy, it would be playable except the graphics are not fully decrypted yet.


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Romset: 269 kb / 15 files / 117.4 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="mustache" sourcefile="mustache.c">
              <description>Mustache Boy</description>
              <manufacturer>Seibu Kaihatsu (March license)</manufacturer>
              <rom name="mustache.h18" size="32768" crc="123bd9b8" sha1="33a7cba5c3a54b0b1a15dd1e24d298b6f7274321" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="mustache.h16" size="16384" crc="62552beb" sha1="ee10991d7de0596608fa1db48805781cbfbbdb9f" region="maincpu" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="t5182.rom" size="8192" crc="d354c8fc" sha1="a1c9e1ac293f107f69cc5788cf6abc3db1646e33" region="t5182" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="mustache.e5" size="32768" crc="efbb1943" sha1="3320e9eaeb776d09ed63f7dedc79e720674e6718" region="t5182" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a13" size="16384" crc="9baee4a7" sha1="31bcec838789462e67e54ebe7256db9fc4e51b69" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a14" size="16384" crc="8155387d" sha1="5f0a394c7671442519a831b0eeeaba4eecd5a406" region="gfx1" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a16" size="16384" crc="4db4448d" sha1="50a94fd65c263d95fd24b4009dbb87707929fdcb" region="gfx1" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a4" size="32768" crc="d5c3bbbf" sha1="914e3feea54246476701f492c31bd094ad9cea10" region="gfx2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a7" size="32768" crc="e2a6012d" sha1="4e4cd1a186870c8a88924d5bff917c6889da953d" region="gfx2" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a5" size="32768" crc="c975fb06" sha1="4d166bd79e19c7cae422673de3e095ad8101e013" region="gfx2" offset="10000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.a8" size="32768" crc="2e180ee4" sha1="a5684a25c337aeb4effeda7982164d35bc190af9" region="gfx2" offset="18000"/>
              <rom name="mustache.c3" size="256" crc="68575300" sha1="bc93a38df91ad8c2f335f9bccc98b52376f9b483" region="proms" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="mustache.c2" size="256" crc="eb008d62" sha1="a370fbd1affaa489210ea36eb9e365263fb4e232" region="proms" offset="100"/>
              <rom name="mustache.c1" size="256" crc="65da3604" sha1="e4874d4152a57944d4e47306250833ea5cd0d89b" region="proms" offset="200"/>
              <rom name="mustache.b6" size="4096" crc="5f83fa35" sha1="cb13e63577762d818e5dcbb52b8a53f66e284e8f" region="proms" offset="300"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="Z80" clock="6000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="t5182" name="Z80" clock="3579545"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ymsnd" name="YM2151" clock="3579545"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="90" width="240" height="248" refresh="56.747000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Cabinet" tag="DSWA" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Upright" value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Cocktail" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSWA" mask="6">
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="6"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hardest" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="DSWA" mask="24">
                     <dipvalue name="1" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="24" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="5" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSWA" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin A" tag="DSWB" mask="7">
                     <dipvalue name="5 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4 Coins/1 Credit" value="4"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="6"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="7" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="3"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="5"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/5 Credits" value="1"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin B" tag="DSWB" mask="24">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="24" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DSWB" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Free Play" tag="DSWB" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="256"/>

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