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Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix
12/21/17 02:04 AM


> > A judgement call will be made on a case-by-case basis.
>
> That's the problem. While we're on the (exact) subject, this Strider hack has been
> used in arcades, so what exactly is the reason it isn't in MAME when other games I
> mentioned are?
>

has it?

> > There are other things in MAME that were probably never operated outside of one
> > arcade back in the day, things that were sold as conversion kits that ultimately
> > nobody wanted so got tossed in the garbage instead, but 30 years later one that
> > survived ends up being sold. You wouldn't argue those don't belong in MAME,
> typically
> > they end up selling for quite a lot of money now too. I wouldn't say it was double
> > standards, it's just trying to make a sensible call in each case.
>
> That's a paragraph of guesswork.

Educated guesswork tho. Look at some of the things that have shown up that not a single person remembers playing. Kyle Hodgetts junk like "The Masters of Kin" where to this day we've not even seen a 2nd PCB to dump the colour PROMs. It's essentially a commercial homebrew game from back in the day and I'm not sure anybody in their right mind would have bothered converting a Track and Field to run it.

I'd almost be willing to bet there's only 1 PCB of it at most, and that if it ended up in an arcade they converted it back within a week.

A lot of the SF2 hacks probably got sold to 1 arcade before being hacked further too.

There are way more phoenix boards out there than any of those.







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* Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix B2K24 12/19/17 03:17 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix agard  12/22/17 01:20 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/22/17 01:47 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/22/17 01:27 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix uVSthem  12/20/17 01:57 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Robbbert  12/20/17 02:32 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Vas Crabb  12/20/17 02:57 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix agard  12/20/17 09:03 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix MooglyGuy  12/20/17 02:54 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix agard  12/21/17 12:01 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix B2K24  12/21/17 12:53 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 12:17 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Kitsune Sniper  12/21/17 08:26 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 05:39 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix MooglyGuy  12/21/17 01:20 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 01:31 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix MooglyGuy  12/21/17 01:59 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 02:01 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/21/17 01:44 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 01:51 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/21/17 01:56 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 02:00 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/21/17 02:04 AM
. * I forgot to mention a solution SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 03:25 AM
. * Re: I forgot to mention a solution Haze  12/21/17 03:34 AM
. * Re: I forgot to mention a solution SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 03:42 AM
. * Also SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 02:23 AM
. * Re: Also Haze  12/21/17 03:28 AM
. * Re: Also SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 03:40 AM
. * Re: Also Haze  12/21/17 03:48 AM
. * Re: Also SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 04:17 AM
. * Re: Also Haze  12/21/17 04:37 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/21/17 02:14 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix RaMDaY  12/20/17 07:03 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix MooglyGuy  12/20/17 07:14 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/20/17 09:26 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/20/17 09:48 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Haze  12/20/17 11:13 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Qun Mang  12/21/17 01:51 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix SmitdoggAdministrator  12/20/17 11:18 PM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix agard  12/19/17 03:26 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix BIOS-D  12/19/17 04:09 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix agard  12/19/17 04:26 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix BIOS-D  12/19/17 06:15 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Dullaron  12/19/17 03:21 AM
. * Re: Strider original Japanese version graphics/sound fix Tomu Breidah  12/19/17 08:38 AM

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