display
colour emulation good
palette 8192
display type raster
orientation horizontal
resolution 384x224
frequency 60.000000Hz
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sound
sound emulation good
channels stereo
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controls
players 2
nplayers 2P sim
controls lightgun
buttons 1
coin slots 2
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hardware
cpu 68000 @ 16MHz
audio Speaker
audio Speaker
audio YM3812 @ 3.579545MHz
audio OKI6295 @ 1.056MHz
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data
version added .072
last change(s) none
roms
name size crc set flags sha1
zpa2.bin  524288  285fbca3  zeropnta    61f8d48388a666ed9300c0688fbf844e316b8892 
zpa3.bin  524288  ad7b3129  zeropnta    d814b5d9336d011386aa0b316b11225e5ea799fc 
zpobjz01.bin  2097152  1f2768a3  zeropnt    75c83458afc527dda47bfbd86a8e9c5ded7a5444 
zpobjz02.bin  2097152  de34f33a  zeropnt    b77c7d508942176585afaeeaea2f34f60326eeb1 
zpobjz03.bin  2097152  d7a657f7  zeropnt    f1f9e6a01eef4d0c8c4b2e161136cc4438d770e2 
zpobjz04.bin  2097152  3aec2f8d  zeropnt    6fb1cfabfb0bddf688d3bfb60f7538209efbd8f1 
zpscrz06.bin  2097152  e1e53cf0  zeropnt    b440e09f6229d486d1a8be476ac8a17adde1ff7e 
zpscrz05.bin  2097152  0d7d4850  zeropnt    43f87d0461fe022b68b4e57e6c9542bcd78e301b 
zpscrz07.bin  2097152  bb178f32  zeropnt    1354f4d90a8cec58d1f2b6809985776b309b96a8 
zpscrz08.bin  2097152  672f02e5  zeropnt    8e8b28a8b2293950764d453a3c385d7083eb5a57 
zero_1.bin  524288  fd2384fa  zeropnt    8ae83665fe952c5d03bd62d2abb507c351cf0fb5 
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cabinet art
cabinet zeropnt.png
marquee zeropnt.png
control panel zeropnt.png
flyer zeropnt.png
PCB zeropnt.png
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additional information
info 0.37b16 [Luca Elia]

Bugs:
  • When you insert a coin, the credit sound does not play. Pika163 (ID 00938)
  • Music (not normal sound) is two notes too high (for example E being F sharp). Verified with actual cabinet. Kurushimi (ID 00937)
WIP:
  • 0.84: El Condor fixed sound clock frequency for Zero Point. Changed YM3812 clock speed to 3579545 Hz.
  • 0.72: Brian Troha added clone Zero Point (set 2). Changed parent description to 'Zero Point (set 1)'.
  • 9th August 2003: Brian Troha added an alternate version of Zero Point to the Unico driver.
  • 6th May 2003: Guru fixed the dipswitch settings in Zero Point.
  • 0.61: Light gun support [Bryan McPhail].
  • 0.37b16: Luca Elia added Zero Point (Unico Electronics 1998).
  • 6th June 2001: Luca Elia sent in a driver for Unico games, including Burglar X and Zero Point, and Nicola Salmoria fixed the light gun emulation in it.
  • 5th June 2001: Guru - Dumped Zero Point (Unico 1998). It's virtually identical to Namco's Point Blank.
LEVELS: 4 - 25 (training, beginner/expert)

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  • FB Alpha
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Romset: 17920 kb / 11 files / 8.30 zip
history Zero Point (c) 1998 Unico Electronics.


A target shooting game.


- TECHNICAL -


Main CPU : 68000 (@ 16 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 8 Khz)


Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 384 x 224 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 8192


Players : 2

Control : lightgun

Buttons : 1 (SHOOT)


- TRIVIA -


Although 'Zero Point' as a title is intended to paraphrase the idiom "Point Blank" it fails to have this effect. In fact 'Zero Point' is a quantum mechanical term, describing the intrinsic value of a particular quantum property in the absence of external influences.


- SERIES -
  1. Zero Point (1998)
  2. Zero Point 2 (1999)
  3. - STAFF -
    • Programmers : Cheong yong ik, Koo eun joong
    • Graphic designers : Na jong yong, Lee gi seon, Moon sung ok, Hong you hyun
    • Music & sound : Park hyo jin
    • Hardware : Chun Chung ok
    • Scenario & director : Chun Chung ok
    • - SOURCES -
    • Game's rom.
    • Machine's picture.
    • Edit this entry at Arcade-History.com: http://www.arcade-history.com/?n=zero-point&page=detail&id=3245&o=2
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