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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #15 on: February 12, 2018, 09:13:07 AM »
17) Because Walter Day said his scores are legit.
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #16 on: February 12, 2018, 09:25:48 AM »
18) Because after seeing what a Dragster cartridge sold for on ebay after Todd's fall from grace, people disputed the scores so they could sell their autographed Billy merchandise for some sweet $$$.
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #17 on: February 12, 2018, 09:31:48 AM »
19) Because screen burn and swapped tubes, rotated yokes and reverse-connected yoke pins on Gleed's and Young's monitor recordings (which are probably not even Sanyo tubes any more) both create an image that is different than the true, legit and fully original cab that Billy Mitchell played on, set his records on and captured from.

I for one can attest I have gone to great pains to ensure the originality of the 20EZ in my cab.  I bought it from a trusted seller in Los Angeles, replacing the heavily burned-in DJR Sanyo 20EZ monitor that was in the cab when I bought it, for the current TKG Sanyo 20EZ that is in the cab (bought from the trusted seller).  Not to say that somewhere along the lines my monitor couldn't have been modified in some way, but parts are identical between the DJR, the TKG, the TKG in my red cab, other Sanyo 20EZ's I've worked on, etc, etc, etc.  None of this truly has any bearing on the discussion, just some supplementary information.  8)
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #18 on: February 12, 2018, 09:40:40 AM »
20. Who are you and what have you done?
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #19 on: February 12, 2018, 10:11:41 AM »
21)  low voltage from power supply immediately converts DK PCBs into MAME so he used a high voltage power supply on his MAME computer to convert his MAME game into arcade (reversing the effect)
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #20 on: February 12, 2018, 10:38:25 AM »
22) the accuser is really just plugging his soon-to-be released book
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #21 on: February 12, 2018, 11:29:55 AM »
23) Because jry is an elongated, legless, carnivorous reptile
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #23 on: February 12, 2018, 12:50:44 PM »
24) Because Twin Galaxies already accepted it, and so it must be legit.
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #24 on: February 12, 2018, 12:55:23 PM »
25) Donkey Kong Designer Shigeru Miyamoto has no doubts of Billy Mitchell's record
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #25 on: February 12, 2018, 01:56:33 PM »
Dwayne did it

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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #26 on: February 12, 2018, 01:57:33 PM »
Nobody would know about donkey kong if not for him, so respect your history

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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #27 on: February 12, 2018, 04:11:40 PM »
26) Billy Mitchell is not clever enough to hatch such a ruse.
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #28 on: February 12, 2018, 05:16:50 PM »
27) Billy Mitchell was practicing so hard using MAME that his MAME play style was visible on DK hardware.
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Re: Top 50 Reasons why Billy Mitchell's DK WR tapes look like MAME but aren't
« Reply #29 on: February 13, 2018, 12:28:36 PM »
Joel's got all the best ones:

28) Looking like MAME is not MAME, nor a violation that even approaches “cheating”.
29) Any player who could get 1 Million nearly 8 years ago on MAME would be able to probably get more on arcade than a mere 1,062,800 points.
30) Cheating is like an addiction … once you “get away with it’ the next time is easy, and oft times bigger.
31) Billy Mitchell’s score was no longer even in the Top 10 so TG shouldn't allow anybody to dispute it.