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ID Category [?] Severity [?] Reproducibility Date Submitted Last Update
06518 Graphics Major Have not tried Mar 15, 2017, 19:21 Nov 18, 2017, 23:14
Tester Kale View Status Public Platform MAME (Unofficial Binary)
Assigned To Kale Resolution Fixed OS Windows Vista/7/8 (64-bit)
Status [?] Resolved Driver metro.cpp
Version 0.183 Fixed in Version 0.192 Build Normal
Summary 06518: blzntrnd: Sprite layer disappears entirely after completing single player game
Description After completing Blazing Tornado and entered initials, game sprites completely disappears from game, including attract mode and gameplay.
Steps To Reproduce Finish the game or playback the given example inp.
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Regression Version
Affected Sets / Systems blzntrnd
Attached Files
zip file icon (237,885 bytes) Mar 15, 2017, 19:21 Uploaded by Kale
Inp containing a completed game, done with WolfMAME 0.183
png file icon 0002.png (23,466 bytes) Mar 15, 2017, 19:21 Uploaded by Kale
Example broken graphics
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Mar 15, 2017, 21:18
Confirmed with playback of supplied inp.
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Nov 18, 2017, 23:14
It reads the video registers when the Human logo appears in the ending, also showing up a missing piece of it where the final boss gets tackled off by all the characters.
In short: never ever assume HW video registers aren't read-backable!