MAME 0.98u4


Release Date

MAME 0.98u4 was released on 4 August 2005.


The known contributors for this version are, in alphabetical order:

Specific Contributions

The known contributions for this version are, in the order specified in the whatsnew:

  • Aaron Giles improved the MCR games:
    • Hooked up cassette sample in Journey
    • Fixed sprite colors in Journey
    • Consolidated the MCR 1/2/3 drivers and documented all the PCBs
  • Aaron Giles added pause/resume support for sample playback.
  • David Haywood made a bunch of changes/fixes to the deco156 drivers:
    • hooked up EEPROM correctly
    • fixed sound ROM decoding and banking
    • fixed tile banking
    • fixed video priorities
  • Bryan McPhail fixed several bugs in the ARM core which break Captain America but fix some other issues.
  • Pierpaolo Prazzoli fixed the question roms reading for Phraze Craze and fixed some loading based on new info discovered.
  • MASH fixed sound effects in The Next Space.

Game Support

New games added or promoted from NOT_WORKING status

New clones added

New games marked as GAME_NOT_WORKING