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Re: Savage Quest Setup - Version 2.1
07/25/17 05:18 AM


> Hey Everyone Long time huge fan of Mame.
> Huge Praise to you guys for getting "Gauntlet Legends and Dark Legacy to work".
>
> Glad to see so many Developers enjoying bringing back old or rare arcade games.
> I hope you guys are still working on Savage Quest and hope you continue to support it
> being I haven't really come across any other versions of this game.
> Except for the 1 setup I have.
>
> I was able to find a rare version of the game 2.1 and after 1 year friend and myself
> completed the project of trying to make a smaller version of the arcade and made this
> custom joystick for it, with a dip switch on the back and credits button.
>
> Images here:
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> Custom Joystick:
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> I guess in the MAME emulation part the game plays up to a point but it needs
> decryption of the security dongle and some dev stuff dealing with the voodoo 2 3dfx
> code.
>
> Hope someone helps to finish it cause it is a very rare game that I am trying to help
> keep alive.
>
> Thanks For Reading and hope you enjoy the setup.

Hi there,

First of all, nice setup!

We know of the issues of Savage Quest in MAME and hope to have them fixed at some point. It's also effectively a late 1990's PC and we're nearing the age of our being able to emulate those at a decent speed. (An x86 dynamic recompiler core would also help the performance a lot.)

We'd also really appreciate a hard drive dump from a pristine Savage Quest 2.1 install, which I guess you have unless you've touched a lot of the files on the hard drive. The 2.1 revision is undumped. https://mamedev.emulab.it/undumped/index.php?title=Savage_Quest

If you'd like to help us, a disc image of a hard drive with version 2.1 is still required, plus possibly additional hardware information. We're not in a rush to get it done, but it would be admittedly nice to have.

- Stiletto







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Subject Posted by Posted on
* Savage Quest Setup - Version 2.1 Escaton 07/24/17 10:09 PM
. * Update for SQ 2.1 - Dev Setup Menu and VGA to HDMI Escaton  07/28/17 11:53 PM
. * Re: Joystick picture 2 Escaton  07/25/17 07:24 AM
. * Re: Joystick picture 2 Dullaron  07/25/17 07:28 AM
. * Re: The Joystick setup Escaton  07/25/17 07:23 AM
. * Re: Savage Quest Setup - Version 2.1 StilettoAdministrator  07/25/17 05:18 AM
. * Re: Savage Quest Setup - Version 2.1 - Feedback for Mame Team Escaton  07/25/17 07:36 AM

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