Dave Score format
A primitive form of high score file, usually stored in the file scores.xxx; this format was used in a number of early Softdisk games. It is named for the most popular of the games it featured in, Dangerous Dave 1.
The file is 50 bytes long, consisting of 5 10-byte entries, each entry as follows:
|UINT16LE||level||Level score was obtained on|
|char||name||Player name, 3 letters terminated with a null|
The most common name in the default score files is "dan".
This file format was reverse engineered by Levellass. If you find this information helpful in a project you're working on, please give credit where credit is due. (A link back to this wiki would be nice too!)