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Power Instinct (USA)

0.103 [Pierpaolo Prazzoli, Guru]

0.37b3 [Luca Elia]


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- Clone powerina: The Map World's music and the VS screen's music repeat after at ended. This is really a bug, as a machine with the same ROM set didn't do this. BugID renamed in 0.104, powerin37b4gre -> powerina37b4gre. powerina37b4gre Takuma Sakazaki


- 0.103: Pierpaolo Prazzoli and Guru added Gouketsuji Ichizoku (Atlus 1993). Renamed (powerina) to (powerinb), (powerins) to (powerina) and (powerinj) to (powernjb).

- 29th December 2005: Guru - I just dumped an original Power Instinct. It's hard to believe that a dump of the original Power Instinct has eluded us for so long. But now that's history.

- 0.101u2: David Haywood added clone Gouketsuji Ichizoku (Japan, bootleg).

- 10th October 2005: Guru - Gouketsuji Ichizoku (Power Instinct JP) arrived from Japan. Purchased by the Dumping Project Team.

- 31st August 2005: Dumping Project - Our Japanese contact just shipped a box to Guru with an original Atlus 'Power Instinct'.

- 0.78u4: Quench improved sound in clone Power Instinct (bootleg set 2).

- 0.77u3: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added clone Power Instinct (USA bootleg) (set 2) - sound not yet working. Changed 68000 CPU1 clock speed to 12MHz.

- 10th December 2003: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added an alternate ROM set for Power Instinct, but sound doesn't work in it.

- 29th July 2003: Brian A. Troha fixed the dipswitch settings in Power Instinct.

- 5th July 2003: Guru - Received Power Instinct (Atlus 1993, original PCB) from Taucher.

- 0.37b3: Luca Elia added Power Instinct (USA) [bootleg] (Atlus 1993). TODO: Sprites flip y (not used by the game).

- 11th May 2000: Luca Elia fixed some bugs in Power Instinct.

- 6th May 2000: Luca Elia sent in a driver for Power Instinct.


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