colour emulation good
palette 33
display type raster
orientation vertical
resolution 240x256
frequency 60.000000Hz
sound emulation good
channels mono
players 2
nplayers 2P alt
controls 8 way joystick
buttons 2
coin slots 2
cpu DECO CPU16 @ 2MHz
cpu M6502 @ 1.5MHz
audio AY-3-8910A @ 1.5MHz
audio AY-3-8910A @ 1.5MHz
version added .096u2
last change(s) none
name size crc set flags sha1
rom11.rom  8192  af97d530  yellowcb    b8b9bfcb2e9164daa115b91a533418a39c40c31d 
rom10.rom  8192  33c3e9b9  yellowcb    7ea6602204c43a86842a0b0f7a0786913a6707d6 
bp09  8192  16b13676  kamikcab    f3cad959cbcde243db3ebc77a3692302a44beb09 
rom3.rom  8192  6761d767  yellowcb    f5180cc31d3b4103c78b74e5de311565581d6db7 
rom4.rom  8192  55517196  yellowcb    f46899751e614aa35ec316caacb84e25193a56d6 
rom5.rom  8192  33658fd9  yellowcb    16c1d211b8fb46467906cd2cd32bcc9eac464573 
rom6.rom  8192  fbc20f07  yellowcb    7f7028638038f61dae6aca09d393adeea3ab1b2d 
rom7.rom  8192  061f9e54  yellowcb    2e7b7c98892702513e53b8dd2a2a0dc152d52016 
rom8.rom  8192  2ace626d  yellowcb    6f12eb2d6a01ac1285d15d15948124b85c6964b7 
rom1.rom  8192  8e92a253  yellowcb    94063c5aae9ce36b47e51f55e7502d1b6c4334be 
rom2.rom  8192  47ada1bb  yellowcb    cc0a38d0cc220382c36e6268f47db332bdbb07a2 
rom0.rom  8192  9ead0da1  yellowcb    5e46527fa38d75efd266ca982c7cb6d88bb3ea49 
bp12  16384  8c8f5d35  kamikcab    5b908d92786dae76aaf84de14f8847ee8ee350a1 
bp15  32  30d3acce  kamikcab    be88d74250edc2920fc0f95cfdd93468ac9c640e 
cabinet art
art no cabinet, marquee, flyer, control panel or PCB images found
additional information
info 0.63 [Bryan McPhail]

  • 0.131u1: Uki added clone Yellow Cab (Japan), and Angelo Salese fixed the game booting, promoted to working status.
  • 0.96u3: Added 'Difficulty' dipswitch.
  • 0.96u2: Pierpaolo Prazzoli added clone Yellow Cab (bootleg).
  • 10th May 2005: Xadhoom dumped Yellow Cab (bootleg).
  • 0.63: Bryan McPhail added Kamikaze Cabbie (Data East 1984).
  • 5th January 2003: Bryan McPhail submitted the DECO16 CPU core and a driver for Boomer Rang'r / Genesis, Kamikaze Cabbie and Liberation.
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Romset: 113 kb / 9 files / 48.7 zip
history Yellow Cab (c) 1984 Unknown.


Main CPU : DECO (@ 2 Mhz), M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Sound Chips : (2x) AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 240 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 33

Players : 2

Control : 8-way Joystick

Buttons : 2


This game is a bootleg of "Kamikaze Cabbie.".

Maurizio Miccoli holds the official record for this game with 92,340 points on 03/19/1985.


Game's rom.

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