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sstrangr2: MAME ROM Information.


Space Stranger 2 (c) 1979 Yachiyo Electronics.


Main CPU : 8080 (@ 2 Mhz)

Sound Chips : SN76477 (@ 2 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 240 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 8

Players : 2

Control : 2-way joystick

Buttons : 1


Released in December 1979.


1. Space Stranger (1979)

2. Space Stranger 2 (1979)


Game's rom.

MAME Info:

0.53 [Mike Haaland, David Haywood]


- Yachiyo "Space Stranger 2" is the colour version of Space Stranger, board has Stranger 2 written on it.


- 0.142u3: Angelo Salese removed deprecat.h dependancy and updated irqs accordingly for Space Stranger.

- 0.140u2: MASH updated the Space Stranger overlay layout by adding the overlay for the Upright version, which looks different to the Cocktail.

- 0.137u4: MASH added a screen layout for Space Stranger based on a photo found by Retro27.

- 0.136u2: Atari Ace converted Space Stranger to use driver_data structure.

- 0.133u1: Renamed (sstrngr2) to (sstrangr2).

- 0.115: Zsolt Vasvari moved Space Stranger/Space Stranger 2 into its own driver and fixed cocktail mode. Removed SN76477 and Samples. Changed visible area to 224x256 and VSync to 60Hz. Added 'Cabinet' dipswitch.

- 0.114u4: Space Stranger 2 (sstrngr2) is now clone of Space Stranger.

- 0.113u2: Changed 8080 CPU clock speed to 1996800 Hz, visible area to 224x260 and VSync to 59.541985 Hz.

- 0.53: Mike Haaland and David Haywood added Space Stranger (Yachiyo 1978) and Space Stranger 2 (Yachiyo 1979).

- 30th July 2001: Mike Haaland and David Haywood added another version of Space Stranger.

- 21st May 2001: David Haywood added Space Stranger to the 8080bw driver.

- 15th May 2001: Guru - Purchased Space Stranger from a PCB shop in Japan with the help of Team Japump in February.

Other Emulators:

* Laser

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Romset: 8 kb / 8 files / 6.89 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="sstrangr2" sourcefile="sstrangr.c" cloneof="sstrangr" romof="sstrangr">
              <description>Space Stranger 2</description>
              <manufacturer>Yachiyo Electronics, Ltd.</manufacturer>
              <rom name="4764.09" size="8192" crc="d88f86cc" sha1="9f284ee50caf3c64bd04a79a798de620348881bc" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="2708.10" size="1024" crc="eba304c1" sha1="3fa6fbb29fa46c146283f69a712bfc51cbb2a43c" region="maincpu" offset="6000"/>
              <rom name="2708.15" size="1024" crc="c176a89d" sha1="955dd540dc3787091c3f34ae122a13e6b7523414" region="proms" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="8080" clock="1996800"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="270" width="256" height="224" refresh="60.000000" pixclock="4024320" htotal="256" hbend="0" hbstart="256" vtotal="262" vbend="32" vbstart="256" />
              <sound channels="0"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="1" coins="1">
                     <control type="joy" ways="2"/>
              <dipswitch name="Extra Play" tag="DSW" mask="3">
                     <dipvalue name="Never" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3000" value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4000" value="2"/>
                     <dipvalue name="5000" value="3"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="DSW" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4" value="4"/>
              <dipswitch name="Bonus Life" tag="DSW" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="1000" value="8" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2000" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage" tag="DSW" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="INPUTS" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Cabinet" tag="INPUTS" mask="16">
                     <dipvalue name="Upright" value="16" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Cocktail" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Player's Bullet Speed (Cheat)" tag="EXT" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Slow" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Fast" value="2"/>
              <driver status="preliminary" emulation="good" color="good" sound="preliminary" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="0"/>

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