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platoon: MAME ROM Information.


Vs. Platoon (c) 1988 Sunsoft.


Main CPU : N2A03 (@ 1.789772 Mhz)

Sound Chips : N2A03 (@ 1.789772 Mhz), DAC (@ 1.789772 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 256 x 240 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 64

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Licensed to Nintendo.


* Computers :

Amstrad CPC (1988)


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.37b11 [Howie Cohen]


- 0.137u4: Added 'Difficulty' dipswitch.

- 0.60: Changed description to 'Vs. Platoon'. Removed 3rd button.

- 16th January 2001: Howie Cohen sent in an update to the VSNES driver, adding Platoon.

- 0.37b11: Howie Cohen added Platoon (Ocean Software Limited 1987).

- 6th January 2001: Howie Cohen fixed several bugs in the VSNES driver and added RBI Baseball, VS Baseball and VS Mahjong.

- 1st January 2001: Howie Cohen finally submitted the long awaited VSNES driver, with most of the games having correct colors and sound.

Movie: Platoon

Genre: Drama, War

Year: USA 1986

Director: Oliver Stone

Studio: Hemdale Film

Cast: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Francesco Quinn, Forest Whitaker, Kevin Dillon

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Romset: 257 kb / 3 files / 89.5 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="platoon" sourcefile="vsnes.c">
              <description>Vs. Platoon</description>
              <manufacturer>Ocean Software Limited</manufacturer>
              <rom name="prgver0.ic4" size="131072" crc="e2c0a2be" sha1="1f8e33d6da8402be6a376668a424bfde38471021" region="maincpu" offset="10000"/>
              <rom name="chrver0.ic6" size="131072" crc="689df57d" sha1="854aaa9feb16e3f239fba6069fbf65e69858fe73" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="rp2c04-0001.pal" size="192" crc="a6293faa" sha1="190a410a3d818e124b2b9d2ef9fb3da003bb5d4c" region="palette" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="N2A03" clock="1789772"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="nes1" name="N2A03" clock="1789772"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="dac1" name="DAC"/>
              <display tag="screen1" type="raster" rotate="0" width="256" height="240" refresh="60.000000" pixclock="4024320" htotal="256" hbend="0" hbstart="256" vtotal="262" vbend="0" vbstart="240" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW0" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="1"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW0" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="2"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSW0" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSW0" mask="24">
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="8"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Medium" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="24"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage" tag="DSW0" mask="224">
                     <dipvalue name="5 Coins/1 Credit" value="192"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4 Coins/1 Credit" value="160"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="128"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="96"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Free Play" value="224"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="512"/>

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