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relief: MAME ROM Information.


Relief Pitcher (c) 1992 Atari Games.

A baseball game with an option of playing a standard baseball game or playing as a relief pitcher through a series of games.


Game ID : 136093

Main CPU : 68000 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)

Sound Chips : OKI6295 (@ 7.231 Khz), YM2413 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 336 x 240 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 2048

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 3


Released in April 1992.


staff : Cris Drobny


* Consoles :

Atari Lynx [Unreleased Prototype]

Nintendo Super Famicom (1993)


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.

MAME Info:

0.36b2 [Aaron Giles]

Artwork available


- relief2: Video of the original board running for reference. Smitdogg (ID 04162)


- 0.146: hap fixed atarivc_eof tag and shortened playfield_upper(15 chars) tag to playfield_up. This fixed missing/corrupted graphics in Relief Pitcher.

- 0.141: Smitdogg and The Dumping Union added clone Relief Pitcher (set 2, 26 Apr 1992 / 08 Apr 1992). Changed parent description to 'Relief Pitcher (set 1, 07 Jun 1992 / 28 May 1992)' and clone 'Relief Pitcher (set 2)' to 'Relief Pitcher (set 3, 10 Apr 1992 / 08 Apr 1992)'. Renamed (relief2) to (relief3).

- 12th December 2010: Smitdogg - We've dumped Relief Pitcher (another alt revision).

- 0.139u3: Aaron Giles moved the old hard-coded EEPROM data out into a file in Relief Pitcher.

- 0.139u1: Aaron Giles changed atarigen_state to be a base class from which all the related Atari drivers derive their state from.

- 0.135u4: Some more Atari driver shuffling [Aaron Giles]: Added atarigen_init() function which allocates all timers and registers for save states. Updated all drivers to call it. Converted some drivers to use device timers.

- 0.135u3: Aaron Giles converted atari drivers over to using driver_data for the most part. Some shared systems still exist with globals, but this tackles the atarigen module and the variables local to each driver.

- 0.129u1: Changed region gfx2 to gfx1 ($200001).

- 26th July 2008: Mr. Do - Thanks to the BYOAC/CAG artwork, we now have a Relief Pitcher bezel.

- 0.114u2: Aaron Giles and Couriersud added more accurate video timing to most of the Atari 68000-era games. The parameters are from published specs, not derived. The board uses a VAD chip to generate video signals. Changed VSync to 59.922743 Hz.

- 0.114: Couriersud added general save state support to the atarigen module.

- 0.105u4: Aaron Giles added PLD dumps to Relief Pitcher. Added gal16v8a-136093 plds ($0, 200, 400, 600, 800, a00, c00, e00 - Addressing, Video, Motion Objects, 2x Palette and 3x Unknown).

- 0.78: Removed button 4. Added 7x 'Unknown' dipswitches.

- 9th November 2002: Aaron Giles fixed the sprite/background priorities in Relief Pitcher and Shuuz.

- 0.54: Fixed missing graphics in Relief Pitcher.

- 0.37b8: Changed gfx1 rom ($200000) to gfx2 ($0).

- 0.36RC1: Changed 68000 CPU1 clock speed to 7159090 Hz, OKI6295 to 7231 Hz and YM2413 to 3579545 Hz.

- 0.36b2: Aaron Giles added Relief Pitcher (set 1) (Atari Games 1992) and clone (set 2).

- 4th August 1999: Aaron Giles fixed a Relief Pitcher alternate romset sound problem.

- 2nd August 1999: Aaron Giles sent in another huge Atari update with another Hydra (prototype) set, Thunderjaws driver, Batman driver and Relief Pitcher driver.

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Romset: 3847 kb / 20 files / 2.08 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="relief" sourcefile="relief.c">
              <description>Relief Pitcher (set 1, 07 Jun 1992 / 28 May 1992)</description>
              <manufacturer>Atari Games</manufacturer>
              <rom name="136093-0011d.19e" size="131072" crc="cb3f73ad" sha1="533a96095e678b4a414d6d9b861b1d4010ced30f" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="136093-0012d.19j" size="131072" crc="90655721" sha1="f50a2f317215a864d09e33a4acd927b873350425" region="maincpu" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="136093-0013.17e" size="131072" crc="1e1e82e5" sha1="d33c84ae950db9775f9db9bf953aa63188d3f2f9" region="maincpu" offset="40000"/>
              <rom name="136093-0014.17j" size="131072" crc="19e5decd" sha1="8d93d93f966df46d59cf9f4cdaa689e4dcd2689a" region="maincpu" offset="40001"/>
              <rom name="136093-0025a.14s" size="524288" crc="1b9e5ef2" sha1="d7d14e75ca2d56c5c67154506096570c9ccbcf8e" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="136093-0026a.8d" size="524288" crc="09b25d93" sha1="94d424b21410182b5121201066f4acfa415f4b6b" region="gfx1" offset="80000"/>
              <rom name="136093-0027a.18s" size="524288" crc="5bc1c37b" sha1="89f1bca55dd431ca3171b89347209decf0b25e12" region="gfx1" offset="100000"/>
              <rom name="136093-0028a.10d" size="524288" crc="55fb9111" sha1="a95508f0831842fa79ca2fc168cfadc8c6d3fbd4" region="gfx1" offset="180000"/>
              <rom name="136093-0029a.4d" size="262144" crc="e4593ff4" sha1="7360ec7a65aabc90aa787dc30f39992e342495dd" region="gfx1" offset="200001"/>
              <rom name="136093-0030a.9b" size="524288" crc="f4c567f5" sha1="7e8c1d54d918b0b41625eacbaf6dcb5bd99d1949" region="oki" offset="100000"/>
              <rom name="136093-0031a.10b" size="524288" crc="ba908d73" sha1="a83afd86f4c39394cf624b728a87b8d8b6de1944" region="oki" offset="180000"/>
              <rom name="relief-eeprom.bin" size="4096" crc="71090711" sha1="fc516dd84635e544c5f89640f77645e4a7d5bcc0" region="eeprom" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0002.15f" size="279" crc="b111d5f2" sha1="0fe5b4ca786e839e6927a485109d33fe31c737a2" region="plds" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0003.11r" size="279" crc="67165ed2" sha1="c7d9b9c45dd34e588c3db4e23c9c562334d2172a" region="plds" offset="200"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0004.5n" size="279" crc="047b384a" sha1="d268a65cf2d0fc0cfc7dd6b5c7a77572337c1707" region="plds" offset="400"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0005.3f" size="279" crc="f76825b7" sha1="2cd9cbb2564e5005a833403ae73f1a964dcb66fa" region="plds" offset="600"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0006.5f" size="279" crc="c580d2a9" sha1="b070fa53ec083fbeda8cd592bfbbd1e029b4dbe7" region="plds" offset="800"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0008.3e" size="279" crc="0117910e" sha1="c8baecd24af201ad51cf13bf46c5cc0e7f7f2a94" region="plds" offset="a00"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0009.8a" size="279" crc="b8679030" sha1="09ab39c9c293381bbc082780f00d112c71e9c889" region="plds" offset="c00"/>
              <rom name="gal16v8a-136093-0010.15a" size="279" crc="5f49c736" sha1="91ff18e4780ee6c904735fc0f0e73ffb5a80b49a" region="plds" offset="e00"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="68000" clock="7159090"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="oki" name="OKI6295" clock="1193181"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ymsnd" name="YM2413" clock="3579545"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="336" height="240" refresh="59.922743" pixclock="7159090" htotal="456" hbend="0" hbstart="336" vtotal="262" vbend="0" vbstart="240" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="3" coins="2" service="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260000" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260000" mask="32">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="32" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260000" mask="64">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="64" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260000" mask="128">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="128" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260002" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="2" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260002" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="260002" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="8" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="260010" 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="2048"/>

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