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Ripley's Believe It or Not! - ROM Upgrade chips

This listing is for a set of Roms to upgrade your pinball machine to the latest software version.

Revision History: This is pasted from the readme file for your information.


CPU Release Version 3.20
Date February 22, 2005
File ripcpu.320

CPU Checksum $43FF

Display Checksums
Italian ripdispi.300 $E138
Spanish ripdispl.301 $80D4
French ripdispf.301 $E494
German ripdispg.300 $D657
English ripdispa.300 $DE4B

Sound ROM Checksums

Italian German French
----------------- ----------------- -----------------
ripsndi.u7 $D84F ripsndg.u7 $655C ripsndf.u7 $C84C
ripsndi.u17 $12DC ripsndg.u17 $07C7 ripsndf.u17 $96CA
ripsndi.u21 $5BEF ripsndg.u21 $45A8 ripsndf.u21 $F6F2
ripsndi.u36 $AD29 ripsndg.u36 $6D88 ripsndf.u36 $23E1
ripsndi.u37 $952B ripsndg.u37 $B09E ripsndf.u37 $09E9

English Spanish
----------------- -----------------
ripsnd.u7 $D93D ripsndl.u7 $3E28
ripsnd.u17 $067B ripsndl.u17 $86D7
ripsnd.u21 $C8B8 ripsndl.u21 $BA31
ripsnd.u36 $64C2 ripsndl.u36 $CC69
ripsnd.u37 $5341 ripsndl.u37 $ED8E

Changes from CPU V3.10
- Fixed lock and eject devices to work properly with the Coil Power

CPU Release Version 3.10
Date December 2, 2004
File ripcpu.310

CPU Checksum $F4FF

Changes from CPU v3.02
- Modified Flipper EOS timing to be compatible with newer games.
- Improved broken Shrunken Head compensation.
- Improvements to ToPS tournament system.
- Removed erroneous broken switch messages from Tech Alert.

CPU Release Version 3.02
Date September 15, 2004
File ripcpu.302

CPU Checksum $45FF

Changes from CPU v3.01
- New flipper drivers to increase flipper coil longevity. This was
not a problem with Ripley but was done to be consistent with other
Stern software releases.
- Fixed false broken switch reports on some switches
- Improved compensation for a broken left ramp or left ramp make switch
- Improved rules for Idol to keep the idol lit longer after pops
- Added code to pop bumpers to prevent the looping ball situation on
early production games.
- Fixed "Idol worth 1 million" bug in South America mode.
- Fixed bug when Feature Adjustment #13 was set too high
- Improved speech and lamp effects in some places
- Fixed some speech conflicts at the end of continent modes

CPU Release Version 3.01
Date May 03, 2004
File ripcpu.301

CPU Checksum $AAFF

Changes from CPU v3.00
- More improvements to Bump 'n' Win score selection.
- Fixed some Bozo choreography that was confusing.
- Fixed some screens in Instant Info to show proper information.
- Made some improvements to playfield lamp effects
- Fixed Temple LEDs to show attract mode properly at game over
- Made specials stack on outlanes when more than 2 are lit

CPU Release Version 3.00
Date April 16, 2004
File ripcpu.300

CPU Checksum $1EFF

Changes from CPU v2.04
- Modified Bump 'n' Win score computation to be in the correct
range given current tournament scores. Also improved selection
logic to make the game more appealing to casual players.
- Fixed pulse handling for $5 bill acceptors
- Added more extended features for expert players.
- Fixed TEAM SCORES display for 4 players
- Fixed extra ball scoring display for tournament play.
- Some improvements to display and sound choreography.
- More improvements to broken magnet and idol compensation.

CPU Release Version 2.04
Date April 08, 2004
File ripcpu.204
Checksum $07FF

Changes from CPU v2.03
- Fixed ticket dispensing for Chuck E. Cheese games.
- More improvement to broken magnet compensation.
- Made idol extra ball slightly easier to get.
- Lowered range of possible Bump 'n' Win scores

CPU Release Version 2.03
Date April 07, 2004
File ripcpu.203
Checksum $E2FF

Changes from CPU v2.01
- Improved compensation for broken Shrunken Head and Idol devices
- Fixed glitch in score auditing table
- Added broken device reporting for the scoop and VUK
- Slight choreography improvements
- Fixed outlane sounds in multiball

CPU Release Version 2.01
Date April 02, 2004
File ripcpu.201
Checksum $41FF

Changes from CPU v2.00

- Changed points for EB/Special given in tournament
- Fixed ticket dispenser operation
- Fixed jackpot scoring in ripoff
- Fixed locks to handle missing balls properly in tilt situations
- Fixed ? award to correctly reset itself after award
- Fixed million plus to avoid abuse in mulitball
- Fixed choreography at multiball start to sync video/sound
- Fixed eb/special calls for tournament play points
- Fixed some main Multiball jackpot choreography

CPU Release Version 2.00
Date March 25, 2004
File ripcpu.200
Checksum $22FF


Changes from CPU v1.01

- Improved lamp displays, especially around temple awards
- Added time-delayed clear kick from lock at game over
- Major improvements to the final mode, Atlantis.
- Added some overload protection to the idol magnet
- Made ramp rollunder switches more sensitive
- Fixed some Believe It Or Not! award choreography

CPU Release Version 1.01
Date March 24, 2004
File ripcpu.101
Checksum $F1FF

Changes from CPU v1.00

- Fixed diagnostics, especially sound and knocker test
- Improved game speech in many places.
- Fixed "go backwards" in Australia and South America
- Left orbit now lights the temple gate
- Fixed lockup to handle balls that arrive during quick
- Adjusted mode goals slightly.
- Fixed "spinners at max" award from Bozo.
- Added DOUBLE JACKPOTS to some Believe It Or Not! awards
- Fixed status report
- Some improvments to display choreography and sequencing.

There is no charge or cost associted with the software itself contained on the chips. Software remains property of the respective author / manufacturer / copyright holder, who has made the software freely available to the pubic for the purpose of repairing your own machine. We do not sell or claim ownership to ANY software. This listing is ONLY for the cost of the chips themselves, and the service of programming them for you in a format that can be installed in your machine.

Are you looking for a particular EPROM, another version, or game title but don't see it listed? There are far too many variations for me to list everything available, so I am concentrating on listing the most common, most popular, or officially recommended by the manufacturer. Please message me and I will let you know if I can add the item for you.

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CPU v3.20 / DISP v3.0 Set [U210, U5] In stock
$ 35.99
CPU Rom v3.20 [U210 Only] (Requires DISP 3.0) In stock
$ 17.99
DISP Rom v3.0 [U5 Only] (Requires CPU >3.01) In stock
$ 17.99
SOUND ROM [U7] v1.0 In stock
$ 17.99
SOUND ROM [U17] v1.0 In stock
$ 19.99
SOUND ROM [U21] v1.0 In stock
$ 19.99
SOUND ROM [U36] v1.0 In stock
$ 19.99
SOUND ROM [U37] v1.0 In stock
$ 19.99



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