Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

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Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby sut » Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:46 pm

I’m using a real Atari STfm with 2.5 meg of memory.

I’ve tried both the D-Bug and Superior versions with the same results.

Once you have beaten all the world warriors and it’s time to move onto the bosses, the game skips straight to Bison completely missing out Balrog, Vega and Sagat.

Very strange. Any ideas or other versions out there ?

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby Spikey » Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:56 pm

Additional versions can be found here: https://www.planetemu.net/?section=rech ... rique=roms
Cracks from The Replicants, ICS and ECG.

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby Spikey » Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:00 pm

The original copy can be found on Atari Mania: http://www.atarimania.com/game-atari-st ... 11417.html
Can be tested on an emulator with STX format support (Steem / Hatari).

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby LaceySnr » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:28 am

I seem to remember, from playing it as a kid, that they just weren't in there. So it's not a bug as such, just an omission!

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby christos » Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:22 am

I am just impressed that you managed to play the st version for so long!

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby sut » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:06 pm

Will try those alternative versions at the weekend, thanks guys.

The bosses are definitely there, I played this to death back in the day. I can actually pull off the fireballs and dragon punch on the ST. Of course this was all before I played one of the console ports and discovered how far away the ST version is.

But the Rose tinted glasses are strong with this one and so is the muscle memory. I actually still enjoy this version for all it’s sins.

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Re: Street Fighter II - Strange Bug (real hardware)

Postby sut » Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:18 pm

The East Cracking Corporation works a treat (and one less disk too).
Cheers Spikey !


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