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Hook (World)

0.36b6 [Bryan McPhail]


- There are some invisable barrels in the first couple of levels, you can break them but not see them. Happened on the real machine. - Kala


- 0.104u8: Fixed rom names.

- 0.95u1: Brian Troha removed some 'Unknown' dipswitches.

- 0.95: Corrado Tomaselli added clone Hook (Japan).

- 25th July 2001: Nicola Salmoria improved the IREM sound CPU emulation, which allows R-Type Leo to work without kludges, and he decrypted Hook and Mystic Riders.

- 0.37b8: Added V30 (14318180 Hz) CPU2, YM2151 and GA20 with 3579545 Hz. Fixed gfx1 rom addresses.

- 0.36RC2: Added dipswitches 'Any Button Starts', 'Flip Screen', 'Number of Players', 'Coin Slots', 'Coin Mode' and 'Coinage'.

- 0.36b15: Added dipswitches 'Difficulty' and 'Demo Sounds'.

- 0.36b9: Bryan McPhail and Nao fixed a few bugs in the NEC CPU core that caused problems in Hook, Gunforce, Lethal Thunder and maybe others.

- 10th November 1999: With help from Nao, Bryan McPhail fixed NEC core problems and now Hook and Dream Soccer 94 are fully playable.

- 0.36b6: Bryan McPhail added Hook (World) and clone (US). Crashes very soon into the game.

- 24th September 1999: Oliver Bergmann sent in a NEC V20, V30, V33 cpu core, and Bryan McPhail submitted an Irem M92 driver with support for Blade Master, Gunforce, Lethal Thunder, Hook, Undercover Cops, R-type Leo, Major Title 2 and In The Hunt, but none of the games have sound because of an encrypted sound CPU.


Movie: Hook

Genre: Fantasy, Music

Year: USA 1991

Director: Steven Spielberg

Studio: Hook Productions

Cast: Robin Williams, Julia Roberts, Dustin Hoffman, Glenn Close, Don Davis, Nick Tate, Stuart White

Category: Pirates

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Romset: 6528 kb / 15 files / 2.81 zip