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Gorf Safety Spot

PostPosted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 1:32 am
by Zhorik
It doesn't work in the gorf ROM set with current versions of MAME. If you notice, the screenshot above was from the gorfpgm1 ROM set which is better emulated. It worked in the arcades too, but the emulation for the gorf ROM set is not very accurate and has a lot of other problems besides just the safety spot not working.

-gastrainga

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 8:06 pm
by AL
Gaz: just leave the last laser guy,and then go extreme left and extreme up.

Should work. Must be a MAME thing. It worked in the arcades. Maybe a newer rom version made it impossible. I used gorfpgm1 ROM set .

Cheers,

AL

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 8:24 pm
by AL
And while we're at it, lets not forget about the old Defender safe spot.
Collect all ten humanoids, wait until there are no enemies on screen, and land those MF's....

Only really works on wave one, unless you are a master. But gives you an opportunity for an early smoke etc....



Cheers,

AL

PostPosted: Fri Feb 11, 2005 7:27 pm
by QRS
Hisa:

Talking about safespots.. are there any of these on some of the later bosses in strikers 1945 plus? 1-6, 1-7, 1-8 (or the semibosses) Maybe on the second loop? Even if I need one to even get to the second loop hrm :)

Thanks

PostPosted: Tue Feb 15, 2005 3:31 am
by wuzel
Commando - i think all romsets
stage 3 - behind the bunker to the right :)
while old days at arcades the chef of it while spotted some1 standing there simply cutting the power off :)

Tron

PostPosted: Tue Mar 08, 2005 6:53 pm
by The TJT
The more or less famous Tron safety spot. Works at opposite corner too.

Re: Safety Spot

PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 4:36 am
by Novice
Raiden #8 last.

I think this is the KING of the safety spot.