In case you may have missed it, the release of MAME 0.227 has been delayed and will not happen at its normally targeted interval (last Wednesday of each month). Read more about the reasoning and explanations HERE
This set of flyers promotes video games to the players instead of the arcade operators. Some are one or two page flyers while others are small booklets and comics. Some are postcards. I love the hand drawn artwork in the booklets for Ikari Warriors and Dogo Soken (Victory Road).
** My site was down for 24 hours or so. Happy to report it's back up and all the links work.
Arugosu no Senshi (1986) - Tecmo [AKA Rygar; Player's Booklet; Japanese text] Blazer (1987) - Namco [Player's Flyer; Japanese text] Dogo Soken (1986) - SNK Corporation [AKA Victory Road; Player's Booklet Part 1; Japanese text] Dogo Soken (1986) - SNK Corporation [AKA Victory Road; Player's Booklet Part 2; Japanese text] Dragon Buster (1984) - Namco [Player's Flyer; Japanese text] Grobda (1985) - Namco [Player's Flyer; Japanese text] Ikari Warriors (1986) - SNK Corporation [Player's Booklet; Japanese text] Pac & Pal (1983) Namco [Player's Flyer; Japanese text] Quartet (1986) - Sega Enterprises [Player's Booklet; Japanese text] Rabio Lepus (1987) - Video System Co. Ltd. [Player's Booklet; Japanese text] Xevious (1983) Namco [Postcards; Japanese text]
As lockdown V2.0 restrictions ease in Melbourne I’ve found the renewed energy to release the latest version of pfeMAME. Nothing too visually new this time, but a number of under-the-hood changes and some code improvements. Notable changes;
Moved the main window Refresh to the end of the setup process. Found on a new install when the initial pop ups are complete, the game categories view is not displayed correctly. Must have forgotten to move it after adding extra code to the end of the process some time ago. ...
Interesting working games in this release of MAME are the 4-player Club Lambada Pac-Man clone (with 2-player simultaneous gameplay on Lambada music) and the Must Shoot TV 2-player shooting game prototype.