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wcbowl161: MAME ROM Information.


World Class Bowling (c) 1995 Incredible Technologies.


Main CPU : 68000 (@ 12 Mhz), M6809 (@ 2 Mhz)

Sound Chips : ES5506 (@ 16 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 384 x 255 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 32768

Players : 2

Control : trackball

Buttons : 2


Revision 1 :

* First release

* Software version : 1.2.

Revision 2 :

* Software version : 1.3.

Revision 3 :

* Software version : 1.4.

Revision 4 :

* Software version : 1.5.

Revision 5 :

* Software version : 1.6.

Revision 6 :

* Software version : 1.61.

* Uses a 25MHz 68EC020 CPU instead of the original 68000.

* Added a sound in the operator menu when you move the trackball.

* Added 'Volume Settings' in the operator menu.

* Added 'Voltage Adjust Test' in the System Test Menu of the operator menu.

Revision 7 :

* Software version : 1.65.

* Uses a 25MHz 68EC020 CPU instead of the original 68000.

Revision 8 :

* Software version : 1.66.

* Removed 'Player Control Test' in the System Test Menu of the operator menu.

* Added 'Player1 Control Test' and 'Player2 Control Test (Cocktail mode only)' in the System Test Menu of the operator menu.


1. World Class Bowling (1995)

2. World Class Bowling Tournament (1997)

3. World Class Bowling Deluxe (1999)


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.

MAME Info:

0.60 [Aaron Giles]


- 0.140u3: Brian Troha and The Dumping Union added clone World Class Bowling (v1.4).

- 8th December 2010: Smitdogg - Brian Troha got World Class Bowling v1.4.

- 30th June 2010: Guru - More decapped chips just arrived. This time we have the PIC16C54 (ITBWL-3(C)1995) for World Class Bowling decapped but not extracted yet.

- 27th June 2010: Guru - The PIC16C54 (ITBWL-1(C)1995) for World Class Bowling has now been successfully processed (decap, de-protect & read).

- 0.133u1: Renamed (wcbwl165) to (wcbowl165), (wcbwl161) to (wcbowl161), (wcbwl16) to (wcbowl16), (wcbwl15) to (wcbowl15), (wcbwl13) to (wcbowl13) and (wcbwl12) to (wcbowl12).

- 0.127u2: Brian Troha added PCB info for the earlier World Class Bowling. Corrected a few rom names.

- 0.126u1: Brian Troha added clone World Class Bowling (v1.6). Added sound1 rom ($200000) from clone (v1.6) to (v1.61).

- 0.122u1: Brian Troha added clone World Class Bowling (v1.3).

- 20th September 2006: Dumping Project - Purchased World Class Bowling v1.5. Thank go to the fivepeople who recently donated after the last request. A special thanks goes to Kevin.

- 0.108u5: Brian Troha added clone World Class Bowling (v1.5).

- 0.100u2: Replaced cpu2 and sound1/2 roms with the ones from World Class Bowling Deluxe.

- 0.93: Derrick Renaud fixed crash in World Class Bowling (v1.2).

- 0.71u3: Brian Troha added clone World Class Bowling (v1.61). Added 3rd coin slot.

- 2nd August 2003: Brian Troha added another version of World Class Bowling to the itech32 driver.

- 0.69: Brian Troha added World Class Bowling (v1.66) and clone (v1.65). Renamed (wcbowl) to (wcbwl12).

- 0.61: Added 'Service Mode' dipswitch.

- 26th January 2003: Brian Troha added a few different versions of World Class Bowling to the itech32 driver.

- 13th May 2002: Brian Troha submitted a dipswitch update for World Class Bowling.

- 0.60: Aaron Giles added World Class Bowling (v1.2) (Incredible Technologies 1995).

- 14th April 2002: Aaron Giles added World Class Bowling, another version of Bloodstorm and fixed the dipswitches in the itech32 driver.

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Romset: 6528 kb / 17 files / 4.45 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="wcbowl161" sourcefile="itech32.c" cloneof="wcbowl" romof="wcbowl">
              <description>World Class Bowling (v1.61)</description>
              <manufacturer>Incredible Technologies</manufacturer>
              <rom name="wcb_prm0.161" size="131072" crc="b879d4a7" sha1="8b5af3f4d3522bdb8e1d6092b2e311fbfaec2bd0" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="wcb_prm1.161" size="131072" crc="49f3ed6a" sha1="6c6857bd3fbfe0cfeaf0e512bbbd795376a21472" region="user1" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="wcb_prm2.161" size="131072" crc="47259009" sha1="78a6e70e747030a5ed43d49384061e53f4a77675" region="user1" offset="2"/>
              <rom name="wcb_prm3.161" size="131072" crc="e5081f85" sha1="a5513b8dd917a35f1c8b7f833c2d5622353d39f0" region="user1" offset="3"/>
              <rom name="wcb_sndv4.u88" size="131072" crc="194a51d7" sha1="c67b042008ff2a2713562d3789e5bc3a312fae17" region="soundcpu" offset="10000"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.0_0" merge="wcb_grom.0_0" size="524288" crc="6fcb4246" sha1="91fb5d18ea9494b08251d1e611c80414df3aad66" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.0_1" merge="wcb_grom.0_1" size="524288" crc="2ae31f45" sha1="85218aa9a7ca7c6870427ffbd08b78255813ff90" region="gfx1" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.0_2" merge="wcb_grom.0_2" size="524288" crc="bccc0f35" sha1="2389662e881e86f8cdb36eb2a082923d976676c8" region="gfx1" offset="2"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.0_3" merge="wcb_grom.0_3" size="524288" crc="ab1da462" sha1="3f3a4a083483d2d95d5ef540eea077cad799fcb7" region="gfx1" offset="3"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.1_0" merge="wcb_grom.1_0" size="524288" crc="bdfafd1f" sha1="bc0e6fe83d3f8e88c2e55ba3a436875d5470de5b" region="gfx1" offset="200000"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.1_1" merge="wcb_grom.1_1" size="524288" crc="7d6baa2e" sha1="c47854b064aa96d2581c23afe13cd05a36f9dae3" region="gfx1" offset="200001"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.1_2" merge="wcb_grom.1_2" size="524288" crc="7513d3de" sha1="b17650ed5210860c3bde53647a30f8fce67aaa38" region="gfx1" offset="200002"/>
              <rom name="wcb_grom.1_3" merge="wcb_grom.1_3" size="524288" crc="e46877e6" sha1="f50c904ec5b2b8cbc92f2b28641433c91ee17af5" region="gfx1" offset="200003"/>
              <rom name="wcbosrom.0" size="524288" crc="c3821cb5" sha1="3c2c27d1e577201cbd0d28cc48fc80ae7747faa1" region="ensoniq.0" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="wcbosrom.1" size="524288" crc="37bfa3c7" sha1="98c98296acaa55e6fd12a62305ff387c863fc5ed" region="ensoniq.0" offset="200000"/>
              <rom name="wcbosrom.2" size="524288" crc="f82c08fd" sha1="8f6f47f5a4b68a31df4c2eb330dc95a9963e55c1" region="ensoniq.1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="wcbosrom.3" size="131072" crc="1c2efdee" sha1="d306c9e7f9c4c2662561401170439a10a9ee89ed" region="ensoniq.1" offset="200000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="68EC020" clock="25000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="soundcpu" name="M6809" clock="2000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="mono" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="ensoniq" name="ES5506" clock="16000000"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="384" height="256" refresh="60.106990" pixclock="8000000" htotal="508" hbend="0" hbstart="384" vtotal="262" vbend="0" vbstart="256" />
              <sound channels="1"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="3" service="yes">
                     <control type="trackball" minimum="0" maximum="255" sensitivity="25" keydelta="32" reverse="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DIPS" mask="1048576">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="1048576"/>
              <dipswitch name="Flip Screen" tag="DIPS" mask="2097152">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="2097152"/>
              <dipswitch name="Freeze Screen" tag="DIPS" mask="4194304">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="4194304"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DIPS" mask="8388608">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8388608"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="32768"/>

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