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0.33b5 [Bryan McPhail]


- Support coinage options for all i8751 emulations.

- Super Real Darwin 'Double' sprites appearing from the top of the screen are clipped

- Strangely coloured butterfly on Garyo Retsuden water levels!


- All Data East 8 bit games use a 6502 for sound (some are encrypted), all games except Cobracom use an Intel 8751 for protection & coinage. For these games the coinage dip switch is not currently supported, they are fixed at 1 coin 1 credit.

- Driver: Thanks to Jose Farreras for Super Real Darwin information!


- 28th September 2003: Bryan McPhail fixed all the Dec8 games to correctly select the YM3812 or the YM3526 sound chip.

- 3rd September 2002: Paul Priest fixed the dec8 driver from crashing.

- 7th May 2002: Stephane Humbert fixed dipswitch settings in the dec8 and Funky Jet drivers.

- 25th February 2001: Bryan McPhail corrected the CPU communication in Dec8 driver.

- 0.36RC2: Changed VSync to 58Hz.

- 0.36b9: Changed the M6809 CPU1 clock speed to 2MHz and the M6502 CPU2 to 1.5MHz. Replaced in some games the M6809 CPU1 with a HD6309 (3MHz).

- 29th April 1999: Bryan McPhail sent in a Super Real Darwin driver with correct boss order and correct tile/sprite priority.

- 17th February 1999: Bryan fixed some tiny palette bugs in the dec8 driver.

- 16th February 1999: Roberto Fresca has added hiscore saving for all dec8 games (gondomania etc.).

- 11th November 1999: Bryan McPhail added sprite buffering to the Dec8 games.

- 22nd July 1999: Bryan McPhail added Garyo Retsuden.

- 0.35b5: Roberto Fresca added hiscore save in the Dec8 games.

- 12th February 1999: Bryan McPhail did a massive Dec8 games update. New games include Gondomania, Makyou Senshi, Last Mission (2 versions), Shackled, Breywood and Captain Silver.

- 0.33b5: Added dec8.c driver (Bryan McPhail).