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pinbos: MAME ROM Information.


Pinbo (c) 1985 Strike.

Apparently a bootleg of the Jaleco's original.


Released in August 1984.


Game's ROM.

MAME Info:

0.36b14 [Marco Cassili]

0.36b12 [Scott Kelley]


- pinbo, pinboa, pinbos: Background colour is wrong. Kold666 (ID 04546)


- 0.144u2: hap fixed wrong background colour in Pinbo and clones. Changed M6502 CPU1 clock speed to 750000 Hz and the 2x AY-3-8910A sound to 1.5MHz.

- 0.123u4: RansAckeR fixed 'Lives' dipswitch in clones (set 2) and (Strike)

- 0.122u5: Changed M6502 CPU1 clock speed to 705562 Hz.

- 0.96u1: Fixed AY8910 sound volume (because of the 0.93 Sound System update).

- 0.94u2: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added clone Pinbo (set 2). Changed parent description to 'Pinbo (set 1)'.

- 7th March 2005: Corrado Tomaselli dumped Pinbo (set 2).

- 0.65: Added 'Bonus Life' dipswitch.

- 10th February 2003: Chack'n fixed dipswitches in Pinbo and Formation Z.

- 20th January 2003: Stephane Humbert fixed dipswitches in Pinbo.

- 0.61: Zsolt Vasvari fixed graphics in Pinbo. Changed M6502 CPU1 clock speed to 2MHz. Added 'Cabinet' dipswitch.

- 0.36b14: Marco Cassili added Pinbo (Jaleco 1984). Changed 'Pinbo' to clone 'Pinbo (Strike)'. Renamed (pinbo) to (pinbos).

- 3rd January 2000: Marco Cassili fixed the dipswitches in Pinbo.

- 2nd January 2000: Marco Cassili added another Pinbo romset.

- 0.36b13: Changed description to 'Pinbo'. Added 8-way Joystick.

- 0.36b12: Scott Kelley added 'Pinbo (Strike)' (bootleg? 1985).

- 26th November 1999: Scott Kelley sent in a Pinbo driver which only lacks sound (and sprite colors).

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Romset: 89 kb / 11 files / 44.2 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="pinbos" sourcefile="lasso.c" cloneof="pinbo" romof="pinbo">
              <description>Pinbo (Strike)</description>
              <rom name="b4.bin" size="8192" crc="d9452d4f" sha1="c744ee037275b880c0ddc2fd83b3c05eb0a53621" region="maincpu" offset="2000"/>
              <rom name="b5.bin" size="8192" crc="f80b204c" sha1="ee9b4ae1d8ea2fc062022fcfae67df87ed7aff41" region="maincpu" offset="6000"/>
              <rom name="b6.bin" size="8192" crc="ae967d83" sha1="e79db85917a31821d10f919c4c429da33e97894d" region="maincpu" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="b7.bin" size="8192" crc="7a584b4e" sha1="2eb55b706815228b3b12ee5c0f6c415cd1d612e6" region="maincpu" offset="a000"/>
              <rom name="b8.bin" size="8192" crc="32d1df14" sha1="c0d4181378bbd6f2c594e923e2f8b21647c7fb0e" region="audiocpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom6.a1" merge="rom6.a1" size="16384" crc="74fe8e98" sha1="3c9ac38d7054b2831a515786b6f204b1804aaea3" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rom8.c1" merge="rom8.c1" size="16384" crc="5a800fe7" sha1="375269ec73fab7f0cf017a79e002e31b006f5ad7" region="gfx1" offset="4000"/>
              <rom name="rom7.d1" merge="rom7.d1" size="16384" crc="327a3c21" sha1="e938915d28ac4ec033b20d33728788493e3f30f6" region="gfx1" offset="8000"/>
              <rom name="red.l10" merge="red.l10" size="256" crc="e6c9ba52" sha1="6ea96f9bd71de6181d675b0f2d59a8c5e1be5aa3" region="proms" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="green.k10" merge="green.k10" size="256" crc="1bf2d335" sha1="dcb074d3de939dfc652743e25bc66bd6fbdc3289" region="proms" offset="100"/>
              <rom name="blue.n10" merge="blue.n10" size="256" crc="e41250ad" sha1="2e9a2babbacb1753057d46cf1dd6dc183611747e" region="proms" offset="200"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="M6502" clock="750000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="audiocpu" name="Z80" clock="3000000"/>
              <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="90" width="256" height="224" refresh="57.000000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Cabinet" tag="1806" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Upright" value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Cocktail" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin A" tag="1806" mask="14">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="4"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/6 Credits" value="12"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="1806" mask="48">
                     <dipvalue name="1" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="70 (Cheat)" value="48"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin B" tag="1806" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="1806" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="128"/>
              <dipswitch name="Bonus Life" tag="1807" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="500000, 1000000" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="None" value="1"/>
              <dipswitch name="Controls" tag="1807" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="2" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Reversed" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="1807" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="1807" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8" default="yes"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="supported" palettesize="256"/>

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