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metafox: MAME ROM Information.


Meta Fox (c) 1989 Seta.

A vertically scrolling shooter.


Game ID : UP

Main CPU : 68000 (@ 8 Mhz), M65C02 (@ 1 Mhz)

Sound Chips : X1-010 (@ 16 Mhz)

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


Released in December 1989.

Licensed to Romstar for US distribution.

Also licensed to Taito and Jordan.

Ray Ballard holds the official record for this game with 79,000 points.


Producer : Jun Fujimoto

Staff : T. Ishikawa, N. Nonaka, Y. Ohta, K. Ishikawa, T. Tsuboi, M. Watanabe, K 11, Jordan, M. Asakawa, K. Nakabayashi, F. Sugiura, T. Sato, J. Fujiwara, T. Wada


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.

MAME Info:

0.37b1 [Luca Elia]


- 0.143u2: Brian Troha implemented coin mode 1 & 2 for Meta Fox and added DIP locations. Added 'Licensor Option' dipswitch.

- 0.122u2: Brian Troha changed Meta Fox's x0-006 (65c02) to same as Thundercade. Changed M65C02 CPU2 clock speed to 2MHz.

- 0.82: Added 'Bonus Life' dipswitch.

- 0.65: Changed visible area to 224x384.

- 0.37b9: Changed visible area to 226x384.

- 0.37b5: Added 'Difficulty' dipswitch.

- 0.37b1: Luca Elia added Meta Fox (Seta 1989).

- 3rd April 2000: Luca Elia sent in a Seta driver with support for Twin Eagle, DownTown, Arbalester, Meta Fox, Zing Zing Zip and War of Aero.


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Romset: 4744 kb / 15 files / 2.01 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="metafox" sourcefile="seta.c">
              <description>Meta Fox</description>
              <rom name="p1003161" size="262144" crc="4fd6e6a1" sha1="11a830d76ef737bcfac73d0958425fe4329f0dcd" region="maincpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="p1004162" size="262144" crc="b6356c9a" sha1="182a1ea9f0643b05b14ad2a2cd820f5ca2086c4c" region="maincpu" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="up001002" size="65536" crc="ce91c987" sha1="63546fa1342371a7080ac3cf59b41a01ac313c8c" region="maincpu" offset="80000"/>
              <rom name="up001001" size="65536" crc="0db7a505" sha1="d593da2f7d8b54724cae017cbabc3c0909893da1" region="maincpu" offset="80001"/>
              <rom name="up001005" size="8192" crc="2ac5e3e3" sha1="b794554cd25bdd48a21a0a2861daf8369e798ce8" region="sub" offset="6000"/>
              <rom name="p1006163" size="262144" crc="80f69c7c" sha1="df323e801ebec6316ba17fe0371f7c87fad19295" region="gfx1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="p1007164" size="262144" crc="d137e1a3" sha1="0e0234f1d0adb7db6d0508263e3b0b31fe7071b9" region="gfx1" offset="1"/>
              <rom name="p1008165" size="262144" crc="57494f2b" sha1="28d620254e81d7e63dfed07b29b252b975a81248" region="gfx1" offset="80000"/>
              <rom name="p1009166" size="262144" crc="8344afd2" sha1="7348b423405ad00b9240d152b119cf5341754815" region="gfx1" offset="80001"/>
              <rom name="up001010" size="524288" crc="bfbab472" sha1="d3e7b20d14de48134c4fbe3da31feb928c1c655b" region="gfx2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="up001011" size="524288" crc="26cea381" sha1="b4bfd2a13ef6051376fe3ed57e2331a072970f86" region="gfx2" offset="80000"/>
              <rom name="up001012" size="524288" crc="fed2c5f9" sha1="81f0f19a500b665c937f5431000ebde7abd97c30" region="gfx2" offset="100000"/>
              <rom name="up001013" size="524288" crc="adabf9ea" sha1="db28e4e565e567a97a6b05a4803a55a403e24a0e" region="gfx2" offset="180000"/>
              <rom name="up001015" size="524288" crc="2e20e39f" sha1="6f8bd4a76ed5c2150015698e7a98044d060157be" region="x1snd" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="up001014" size="524288" crc="fca6315e" sha1="cef2385ec43f8b7a2d655b42c18ef44e46ff7364" region="x1snd" offset="80000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="68000" clock="8000000"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="sub" name="M65C02" clock="2000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="lspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="rspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="x1snd" name="X1-010" clock="16000000"/>
              <display tag="screen" type="raster" rotate="270" width="384" height="224" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="2"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="2" coins="2" tilt="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Copyright / License" tag="DSW" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Seta USA / Taito America" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Seta / Jordan I.S." value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Seta / Taito" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Seta USA / Romstar" value="1" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Flip Screen" tag="DSW" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="2" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DSW" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Demo Sounds" tag="DSW" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="8" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin A" tag="DSW" mask="48">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="48" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="4 Coins/1 Credit" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3 Coins/1 Credit" value="16"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="32"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="48" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coin B" tag="DSW" mask="192">
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/1 Credit" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/1 Credit" value="192" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2 Coins/3 Credits" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="128"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/2 Credits" value="192" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/3 Credits" value="128"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/4 Credits" value="64"/>
                     <dipvalue name="1 Coin/6 Credits" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Difficulty" tag="DSW" mask="768">
                     <dipvalue name="Normal" value="768"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Easy" value="512"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hard" value="256" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Hardest" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Bonus Life" tag="DSW" mask="3072">
                     <dipvalue name="None" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="60K Only" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="60k &amp; 90k" value="0" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="90K Only" value="0" default="yes"/>
              <dipswitch name="Lives" tag="DSW" mask="12288">
                     <dipvalue name="1" value="4096"/>
                     <dipvalue name="2" value="0"/>
                     <dipvalue name="3" value="12288" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="5" value="8192"/>
              <dipswitch name="Licensor Option" tag="DSW" mask="16384">
                     <dipvalue name="Option 1" value="16384" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Option 2" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Coinage Type" tag="DSW" mask="32768">
                     <dipvalue name="Coin Mode 1" value="32768" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="Coin Mode 2" value="0"/>
              <driver status="good" emulation="good" color="good" sound="good" graphic="good" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="512"/>

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