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Romset and name:
bublboblr1 Bubble Bobble (US, Ver 1.0)
Manufacturer:
Taito America Corporation (Romstar license)
Year:
Genre:
Platform
Category:
Platform / Run Jump
Serie:
Bubble Bobble
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 2 players (solo, 2 concurrents)
Input:
Joystick 2 ways (horizontal)
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
-
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
-
MASH All-Time:
-
Video
Display:
256x224@59.185606 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Motorola M6801, Zilog Z80
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
Speaker, YM2203 OPN, YM3526 OPL
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.133u1 released on aug-02 2009
Last release:
Mame 0.211 released on jun-26 2019
Clone of:
bublbobl Bubble Bobble (Japan, Ver 0.1)
Bios:
Not required
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Use sample of:
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Previous romset:
bubbobr1 Bubble Bobble (US)
New romset:
None
Files
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Status
OVERALL:
GOOD
Emulation:
Good
Graphic:
Good
Color:
Good
Sound:
Good
Cocktail:
Good
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • This Arcade Video game was published 33 years ago:

    Bubble Bobble © 1986 Romstar, Incorporated.

    For more information about the game itself, please see the original Taito Corp. entry.

    TRIVIA
    Bubble Bobble was released in October 1986 in North America by Romstar, Inc. under license by Taito America Corp.

    UPDATES
    Revision 2 (October 1986 in USA):
    • Software version: 1.0

    Revision 3 (November 1986 in USA):
    • Software version 5.1
    • Added mode selection at the beginning of the game (Normal or Super mode).

    In Super mode:
    The rooms are all in different colors.
    All 'Zen-Chan' are replaced by 'Hidegonsu' and vice-versa.
    All 'Mighta' are replaced by 'Drunk' and vice-versa.
    All 'Monsta' are replaced by 'PulPul' and vice-versa.
    The only monster that remains unchanged is 'Banebou'.
    'Invader' does not appear at all in Super mode ('Hidegonsu' takes its place).

    PORTS
    NOTE: Only home versions released in North America are listed here. For non-US ports, please see the original Taito Corp. entry.

    • CONSOLES:
    [US] Nintendo NES (1988) "Bubble Bobble [Model NES-B2]"
    [US] Sega Saturn (1996) "Bubble Bobble also featuring Rainbow Islands [Model T-8131H]"
    [US] Sony PlayStation (1996) "Bubble Bobble also featuring Rainbow Islands [Model SLUS-00370]"
    [US] Sony PS2 (oct.25, 2005) "Taito Legends [Model SLUS-21122]"
    [US] Microsoft XBOX (oct.25, 2005) "Taito Legends"
    Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] [US] (mar.15, 2016) "Arcade Archives - Bubble Bobble [Model CUSA-03722]"

    • HANDHELDS:
    [US] Nintendo Game Boy (mar.1991) "Bubble Bobble [Model DMG-B2-USA]"
    Sega Game Gear [US] (1994)
    [US] Nintendo GBA (2003) "Bubble Bobble - Old & New [Model AGB-AONE-USA]"

    • COMPUTERS:
    [US] Commodore C64 (1987)
    [US] Apple II (1987)
    PC [MS-DOS, 5.25''] [US] (1989)
    PC [MS-DOS, CD-ROM] [US] (sept.30, 1996) "Bubble Bobble featuring Rainbow Islands"
    [US] PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] (nov.10, 2005) "Taito Legends"

    • OTHERS:
    [US] Nokia N-Gage "Taito Memories": Release cancelled

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=44157&o=2
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