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Dambusters

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Title Screen

Dambusters

Developer: South West Research
Publisher: South West Research
Platform: Arcade (Galaxian-based hardware)
Released in US: 1981
Released in EU: 1981


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Dambusters is based on the WW II operation that was nicknamed that. As you can imagine, you pilot a plane and have to bomb and shoot as much as possible.

The hex addresses below apply to US set 1.

Dev Message

Present at the beginning of ROM file db5a.pr5 is this message. Formatting has been applied for readability.

COPYRIGHT (C) 1981 SOUTH WEST RESEARCH LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

*** BEWARE !! THERE BE DRAGONS ***

THIS GAME IS AVAILABLE UNDER LICENCE FROM THE MANUFACTURER :
    -SOUTH WEST RESEARCH LTD.
    2-12 MILL LANE, BEDMINSTER, BRISTOL, ENGLAND.
    TEL: BRISTOL 6321821

Of course, there are no dragons in the ROM.

(Source: Original TCRF research)

Dev Credits

Loaded at $30E4 (US sets) or $30A2 (UK set) in memory is this list of slightly mysterious people:

LES GRAHAM
LLOYD F.
GUS WEST
STEVE MAY
STONE F.J.
PARKER C. 
PHIL HOLE
BRIAN WEST
(Source: Original TCRF research)