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pzlbreak: MAME ROM Information.


Puzzle Break (c) 1997 SemiCom.


Game's ROM.

MAME Info:

0.138u2 [Smitdogg, The Dumping Union]


- [possible] background palette corruption when freeplay enabled. moa (ID 03953)


- 0.138u4: David Haywood, Smitdogg, The Dumping Union fixed Puzzle Break - Game now playable. Added protdata.bin rom. Brian Troha filled in dips with DIP locations for Puzzle Break.

- 7th July 2010: David Haywood - Puzzle Break by Semicom is an Arkanoid style game, like all 68k based Semicom games some work was required to extract 0x200 bytes of code in RAM which gets put there by the MCU on startup.

- 7th July 2010: Smitdogg - Puzzle Break emulated.

- 0.138u2: Smitdogg and The Dumping Union added Puzzle Break (SemiCom 1997).

- 15th June 2010: Smitdogg - I got a cool puzzle game today from the mid 1990's that we bought a couple of weeks ago with recycle funds. It's called Puzzle Break by SemiCom. It runs on the same hardware as Twinkle.

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Romset: 1601 kb / 7 files / 471.3 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="pzlbreak" sourcefile="snowbros.c">
              <description>Puzzle Break</description>
              <rom name="4.uh12" size="131072" crc="b3f04f80" sha1="79b5414727004719ff172e084a672b21e955f0bc" region="maincpu" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="5.ui12" size="131072" crc="13c298a0" sha1="9455de7ea45c9a61ed6105023eb909c086c44007" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="0.u1" size="65536" crc="1ad646b7" sha1="0132baa097e48df2450afdcd316375dc546ea4d0" region="soundcpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="87c52.mcu" size="65536" status="nodump" region="cpu2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="protdata.bin" size="512" crc="092cb794" sha1="eb2b336d97b440453ca37ee7605654b35dfb6bad" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="1.uj15" size="262144" crc="dbfae77c" sha1="cc509d52cd9c608fc80df799890e62e7b4c143c6" region="oki" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="2.ua4" size="524288" crc="d211705a" sha1="b3a7f8198dc8c034b17b843b2ab0298426de3f55" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="3.ua5" size="524288" crc="6cdb73e9" sha1="649e91ee54de2b359a207bed4d950db95515a3d8" region="gfx1" offset="80000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="68000" clock="16000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="soundcpu" name="Z80" clock="4000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ymsnd" name="YM2151" clock="4000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="oki" name="OKI6295" clock="999900"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="256" height="224" refresh="57.500000" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="3" coins="2">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSW1" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="1"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage" tag="DSW1" mask="14">
                     <dipvalue name="5 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4 Coins/1 Credit" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="4"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="6"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="14" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="10"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="12"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSW1" mask="112">
                     <dipvalue name="Level 1" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 2" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 3" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 4" value="112" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 5" value="96"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 6" value="80"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 7" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Level 8" value="48"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DSW1" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="1"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="2"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="16"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="32"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unused" tag="DSW2" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="64"/>
              <dipswitch name="Free Play" 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="unsupported" palettesize="256"/>

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