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Its aim is to provide the most detailed, accurate and up to date information, to help homebrew development and repairs.<br>
 
Its aim is to provide the most detailed, accurate and up to date information, to help homebrew development and repairs.<br>
 
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Revision as of 19:05, 22 January 2014

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Welcome to the NeoGeo Development Wiki

This wiki is about every technical aspect of the SNK NeoGeo hardware and software (AES, MVS, CD and CDZ).

Its aim is to provide the most detailed, accurate and up to date information, to help homebrew development and repairs.
The wiki has 567 pages. Contributors list. Hosting provided by ElBarto.
Don't know where to start ? Try here. Can't find what you're looking for ? Try our links.

Want to help ? Just register or join us on IRC ! [Freenode #neogeodev]

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Categories

File:Ban base.jpg

What's common to every NeoGeo systems: main architecture, data formats, BIOS functions...

Last edits:
Memory mapped registers21:50, 30 June 2021
Pinouts15:30, 3 May 2021
Software DIPs07:27, 18 January 2021

Pages in category: 44

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How graphics are handled and displayed, from bitplanes and colors to the video output.

Last edits:
Eyecatcher14:13, 30 May 2020
CXA114501:13, 24 May 2020
Video DAC23:14, 16 May 2020

Pages in category: 36

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Everything related to music and sound effects: The Z80 subsystem, synthesized and sampled sound, CDDA playback...

Last edits:
YM2610 timers00:37, 8 August 2021
YM2610 registers00:34, 8 August 2021
ADPCM00:29, 8 August 2021

Pages in category: 30

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Troubleshooting dead or glitchy MVS boards, CD laser assemblies, cartridges...

Last edits:
Z80 ERROR00:40, 1 June 2021
MVS MV-6 daughter board connectors pinouts23:03, 5 May 2021
List of ROM chips20:03, 18 March 2021

Pages in category: 45

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Particularities of the AES and MVS systems: ROM types, memory cards, cab I/O, data security... Also cartridge boards information.

Last edits:
MVS MV-6 daughter board connectors pinouts23:03, 5 May 2021
PROG board20:48, 18 March 2021
Cartridge ROM arrangements20:40, 18 March 2021

Pages in category: 105

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NeoGeo CD and CDZ specificities: Differences and limitations, new memory functions, CDDA...

Last edits:
LC9800014:23, 24 January 2021
LC895314:06, 24 January 2021
SYS file11:07, 28 December 2020

Pages in category: 48

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Code snippets, register definitions, guides on how to display stuff, use BIOS functions, play music and sounds, read user input...

Last edits:
YM2610 timers00:37, 8 August 2021
YM2610 registers00:34, 8 August 2021
Memory mapped registers21:50, 30 June 2021

Pages in category: 61

File:Ban chips.jpg

What makes everything work (or not), physically. Schematics, chip pinouts and functions, troubleshooting hardware issues...

Last edits:
Pinouts15:30, 3 May 2021
PROG board20:48, 18 March 2021
Cartridge ROM arrangements20:40, 18 March 2021

Pages in category: 109

Remarquable games for some of their technical aspects: special effects, unusual hardware use, hidden features...

Last edits:
161-in-1 Series 113:15, 12 September 2020
Metal Slug X - Super Vehicle-00120:17, 9 July 2019
Super Sidekicks16:17, 10 June 2019
Pages in category: 239

How to edit, guidelines, available templates, suggestions: The wiki

Todo

  • See wanted pages, old pages, short pages, and Todo/Mysteries.
  • Publish asm highlighter for ConTEXT
  • Make subcategories, move/merge "BIOS calls"
  • More schematics, chip details/pinouts
  • Troubleshooting tips
  • Make a downloadable offline capture every few months ?