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Grand Champion

0.37b12 [Phil Stroffolino]


- 0.113u2: Changed VSync to 60.606061 Hz.

- 0.109u3: Some additional Grand Champion cleanup [Aaron Giles].

- 0.108u5: Aaron Giles began rewrite of Grand Champion driver. Still work to do on collision detection, radar and some glitches. Fixed Z80 CPU1/2 clock speeds to 3072000 Hz, VSync to 60.606060 Hz and gfx1-7 rom loading. Added 'Unused' dipswitch.

- 0.108u4: Aaron Giles did some cleanup and de-Achoization of the palette code. Removed some features used only by Grand Champion, which only complicated things for all the other drivers. Marked Grand Champion as imperfect graphics until it gets rewritten.

- 0.103: Hans Andersson fixed bug in the Grand Champion fog effect.

- 0.102u5: Hans Andersson significant improved Grand Champion: Fixed tunnel headlights, corrected rain effect and colors, added speech, improved collision detection (removed false collision when lightning) and fog effect, added skeleton code for motor noise, fixed graphic glitch in bottom row and corrected CPU speed for CPU board / Game board. Changed Z80 CPU1/2 clock speed to 3MHz, changed palettesize to 4544 colors and added Discrete sound.

- 0.87u1: Justin Szczap fixed one sound in Grand Champion.

- 19th January 2001: Phil Stroffolino re-submitted the Grand Champion driver, working almost perfect.

- 6th June 2000: Phil Stroffolino sent yet another Grand Champion update with graphics fixes and preliminary collision detection working.

- 1st June 2000: Phil Stroffolino sent in an update for Grand Champion, fixing graphics and other stuff.

- 24th May 2000: Phil Stroffolino sent in a very preliminary work-in-progress driver for Grand Champion.

Category: F1

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Romset: 81 kb / 23 files / 40.7 zip