Checkpoint [Model 500-5510-01]

The Pinball by Data East Pinball

Checkpoint [Model 500-5510-01] screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [COIN-OP] Pinball

Checkpoint © 1991 Data East Pinball.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

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Checkpoint [Model 500-5510-01] the  Pinball
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Game ID: 500-5510-01

Data East Version 3 (FM + ADPCM & 128 x 16 display)

Main CPU : M6808 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 MHz)
Display CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 MHz), OKI MSM5205 (@ 384 KHz)

TRIVIA

Checkpoint had the first Dot Matrix Display (DMD) ever used on a pinball game! It used a 'half-height' DMD as compared to the standard DMD used by Williams Mfg.

First pinball machine to feature a choice of alternate soundtracks (selected by the player).

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on September 10, 2015