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Polaris (Latest version)

0.33b7 [Victor Trucco]


- 0.113u2: Changed visible area to 224x260 and VSync to 59.541985 Hz.

- 0.90u1: Derrick Renaud improved the Polaris sound (real board differs from Schematics - the R/C values in the schematic may have no bearing in reality) and Pierpaolo Prazzoli fixed cloud scroll direction.

- 0.88: Derrick Renaud complete rewrite the Polaris sound to use new component value code. Hooked up watchdog timer. Also changed watchdog to proper time using new MDRV_WATCHDOG_VBLANK_INIT function in Fire Truck, Monte Carlo, Super Bug, Pac-Man and Polaris.

- 0.66: Added Discrete_Components and fixed dipswitches.

- 1st March 2003: Keith Wilkins and Derrick Renaud submitted a large update to the discrete sound system, adding discrete sound to Canyon Bomber, Polaris, Sprint, Sprint 2, Ultra Tank and samples to Circus, Clowns and Sea Wolf.

- 21st January 2003: Derrick Renaud adding preliminary discrete sounds and fixing controls in Polaris.

- 16th April 2001: Zsolt Vasvari fixed Polaris cloud scroll speed.

- 14th April 2001: Zsolt Vasvari added cloud graphics emulation to Polaris.

- 13th April 2001: Nicola Salmoria fixed colors in Polaris.

- 0.37b2: Changed 8080 CPU clock speed to 1996800 Hz.

- 0.36RC2: Added prom ($0 - background color map) and user1 rom ($0 - cloud graphics). Changed palettesize from 7 to 8 colors.

- 0.34b8: Victor Trucco added clone Polaris (set 2).

- 0.33b7: Victor Trucco added Polaris (Taito 1980).

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