Andromeda

The Arcade Video Game by IPM Corp.

Andromeda screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Andromeda © 1979 IPM Corp.


Exciting Space Game! Mysterious Enemies Attack The Earth! Players' Beam-Cannon can be moved from side to side by the lever. Beams to destroy 'ANDROMEDA-SHIPS' are fired by pressing the button. When all 'ANDRO-SHIPS' are destroyed, a new screen image of all ships will appear again. Bonus points shown at the bottom of the screen will be added to player's total points, as player resumes the game.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Cocktail cabinet dimensions : 25~29'' High x 33'' Wide x 22'' Deep.
Cocktail cabinet weight : 99 lbs.

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 2.5 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 2-way joystick
Buttons : 1

TRIVIA

Released in July 1980.

SCORING

Stationary Andro-ship : 10 points.
Attacking Andro-ship : 40 points.
Commander Ship : 500~900 points.
Each time the pattern changes : Bonus points.

An additional Beam-Cannon is won by player when player have gained 5000 points.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on February 26, 2012