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Crazy Balloon (set 1)

0.33b4 [Nicola Salmoria]


- A report from the dumper of the current set. A moving thorn after 2nd stage surely disappeared after your balloon collided with a moving thorn, and then it never appeared again with the real board. crbaloon36finalgre Fujix


- 0.111u6: Zsolt Vasvari and Derrick Renaud rewroted the SN76477 emulator from scratch. The main difference between the old one and the new one is that it is based on measurements from a real chip. Also the emulator is fully analog, meaning that timings/frequencies, etc. are based on voltage levels. This gives a much more true-to-life emulation where the weird behavior of the real chip comes emulated for free. The code itself is also a lot simpler and more understandable.

- 0.104u4: Adam Bousley added save state support to Crazy Balloon.

- 0.103u3: Derrick Renaud converted Crazy Balloon sound to use the discrete system. Changed Custom sound to Discrete.

- 0.88: Added music support in Crazy Balloon (thanks to Mame32Plus).

- 0.36RC1: Added SN76477 sound.

- 14th February 2000: Juergen Buchmueller fixed some bugs in the SN76477 sound core, and added support for it to Crazy Balloon.

- 26th November 1999: Zsolt Vasvari fixed the collision detection in Crazy Balloon.

- 0.34RC1: Howie Cohen added hiscore save in Crazy Balloon.

- 0.33b5: Mike Balfour added collision detection to Crazy Balloon.

- 0.33b4: Nicola Salmoria added Crazy Balloon (Taito 1980) and clone (alternate). Collision detection is not emulated. Press SPACE to die.

LEVELS: 16 (endless)

Romset: 16 kb / 8 files / 10.8 zip