Jump to content


Photo
- - - - -

missisippi lady nova mpu4 video error


  • Please log in to reply
21 replies to this topic

#1 spiderman21982

spiderman21982

    Junior Member

  • New Members
  • 22 posts

Posted 09 July 2017 - 01:00 PM

hi i work on my first layout for a german machine called missisippi lady from nova .

its mpu4 video like monte carlo or bust but i need help to setup the rom correctly.

i get the error  alarm bezeichner (identifier).

can anyone look over the rom to setup it correctly and post the settings?

 

 

Attached Files



#2 richy1976

richy1976

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1795 posts

Donator

Posted 09 July 2017 - 01:31 PM

Cant get that going mate, tried for about 10 mins.

I had a barcrest video based machine (deal em 2000), which used its own type of video card, maybe this one is the same.



#3 Wizard

Wizard

    MFME Creator

  • Regulars
  • 473 posts

Posted 09 July 2017 - 03:38 PM

I believe the German BWB games used a different way to protect their games, there is another one that has the same issue.

I'll have a look when I get some free time.


Warning: This post is mostly my own opinions and may contain irony, if you are obsessed with PAST history you may want to ignore it.


#4 altharic

altharic

    Advanced Member

  • Regulars
  • 412 posts

Posted 09 July 2017 - 03:41 PM

Could that be a missing chr error?

#5 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 09:19 AM

It is Alth.   I've tried a lot of the German ones, there is a German version Miami Dice, I had to go to an online to get a translation.

 

J


// stumblin' in the neon groves


#6 edwardb

edwardb

    Junior Member

  • Regulars
  • 175 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 09:56 AM

I have a miami dice in the office here - same tech as Mississippi Gambler. I actually know the programmer of those games - any help?



#7 edwardb

edwardb

    Junior Member

  • Regulars
  • 175 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 09:59 AM

spiderman - do you have any other games? 

I was the programmer of many games for fungames for Germany (Sinbad 2000, Monopoly, Brix, Cashanova, Broker Street, Win-A-Gain). I don't have ROM files for these machines anymore, sadly.



#8 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 10:03 AM

The BWB version of Miami Dice, I created a DX layout for this that runs in mfme.

 

It runs the very early V5 software, didn't see many units running this software for sure.

 

J


I loved these BWB videos from this era.   Monte Carlo, Reno, Gold Rush, we have early software for most of these except Monte Carlo.  So playable.

 

J


// stumblin' in the neon groves


#9 edwardb

edwardb

    Junior Member

  • Regulars
  • 175 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 10:08 AM

Yes very good games. BWB used to do some amazing stuff with their games, they were all written in assembler unlike Barcrest who used Forth.



#10 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 10:48 AM

We have access for a fairly large archive of roms, we definitely have a few of those German games in there.

 

J


Edited by fuzion, 12 July 2017 - 10:49 AM.

// stumblin' in the neon groves


#11 Wizard

Wizard

    MFME Creator

  • Regulars
  • 473 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 12:28 PM

Making some progess:

 

 

Attached Files

  • Attached File  ML1.JPG   61.79KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ML2.jpg   55.2KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ML3.JPG   42.58KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ML4.JPG   64.39KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ML5.JPG   38.45KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ml6.JPG   67.37KB   0 downloads
  • Attached File  ML7.JPG   70.49KB   0 downloads

Edited by Wizard, 12 July 2017 - 12:35 PM.

Warning: This post is mostly my own opinions and may contain irony, if you are obsessed with PAST history you may want to ignore it.


#12 Mavroz

Mavroz

    odd job man...

  • Layout Creator
  • PipPip
  • 743 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 12:37 PM

Looking good Chris, thanks for the continued Dev.

#13 spiderman21982

spiderman21982

    Junior Member

  • New Members
  • 22 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 12:43 PM

@ wizard

 

Great news! how you get this running ? 

i have 2 another german bwb mpu4 video roms that you can test when you like.

its piccadilly nights a very funny game and miami dice but i think the programm rom in piccadilly nights is missing.

 

 

Attached Files



#14 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 01:12 PM

Great work Chris, these look interesting.

 

J


// stumblin' in the neon groves


#15 spiderman21982

spiderman21982

    Junior Member

  • New Members
  • 22 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 01:26 PM

The BWB version of Miami Dice, I created a DX layout for this that runs in mfme.

 

It runs the very early V5 software, didn't see many units running this software for sure.

 

J


I loved these BWB videos from this era.   Monte Carlo, Reno, Gold Rush, we have early software for most of these except Monte Carlo.  So playable.

 

J

yes the bwb things are great . would you share these roms with us ? german roms are hard to find since fruitemuzone closed down.

 

 

@ edwardb

 

ive got some german roms with layouts

here is the list : Crazy Cavern , Crown Jewels , Nile Jewels , Octopus , Oriental Diamonds , Secret Agent , Shanghai Surprise , Up&OVER , Vegas Strip , Willi Wacker 



#16 edwardb

edwardb

    Junior Member

  • Regulars
  • 175 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 01:34 PM

Nile Jewels! I loved that game - it had great music. Kind of similar to Crown Jewels.

 

I remember visiting Merkur Spielotheks in Krefeld and many other places to play these games. Our Sinbad 2000 was also very successful. I would like to see this game emulated some day.



#17 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 03:08 PM

yes the bwb things are great . would you share these roms with us ? german roms are hard to find since fruitemuzone closed down.

 

 

@ edwardb

 

ive got some german roms with layouts

here is the list : Crazy Cavern , Crown Jewels , Nile Jewels , Octopus , Oriental Diamonds , Secret Agent , Shanghai Surprise , Up&OVER , Vegas Strip , Willi Wacker 

Do you have a list of the German MPU4 video based games you need roms for?

 

J


// stumblin' in the neon groves


#18 spiderman21982

spiderman21982

    Junior Member

  • New Members
  • 22 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 03:44 PM

Do you have a list of the German MPU4 video based games you need roms for?

 

J

Miami dice , Piccadilly nights , montecarlo or bust



#19 fuzion

fuzion

    Part of the furniture

  • Regulars
  • 1563 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 04:42 PM

Definitely have the Miami Dice full set of roms, they have the graphics roms and then these all need MPU4 side roms too.   

 

Will take a look later this evening when I'm finished at work ;)

 

J


Edited by fuzion, 12 July 2017 - 04:42 PM.

// stumblin' in the neon groves


#20 spiderman21982

spiderman21982

    Junior Member

  • New Members
  • 22 posts

Posted 12 July 2017 - 05:20 PM

Definitely have the Miami Dice full set of roms, they have the graphics roms and then these all need MPU4 side roms too.   

 

Will take a look later this evening when I'm finished at work ;)

 

J

thanks . pictures from this machine where nice too. :notworthy:






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users