Cyberball - Football in the 21st Century

The Arcade Video Game by Atari Games Corp.

Cyberball - Football in the 21st Century screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Cyberball - Football in the 21st Century © 1988 Atari Games.

Head to Head... Metal on Metal... It's a Fight to the Finish!! Cyberball is an extremely violent futuristic football game full of colliding metal and exploding shrapnel. Players select from over 100 offensive and defensive plays.


Cyberball - Football in the 21st Century the  Arcade Video Game
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Game ID : 136064

Main CPU : (3x) 68000 (@ 7.15909 Mhz), MOS Technology 6502 (@ 1.789772 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), (2x) DAC

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 1


Cyberball was released in September 1988.

1250 units were produced in the USA. The selling price was $2995.


Programmer / Designer : John Salwitz
Artist / Designer : Davis A. Ralston
Physicist / Programmer : Paul kwinn
Hardware designer : Doug Snyder
Technician : Rob Rowe
Animators : Mark West, Will Noble, Deborah Short
Audio group : Brad Fuller, Hal Canon, Don Diekneite
Product manager : Jerry Momoda
Cabinet designer : Dave Coox
Cabinet graphics by Atari Visual Communications.



Sega Genesis usa (1990) "Cyberball [Model 1109]"
Sega Mega Drive brazil (1990) by Tec Toy
Sega Mega Drive europe (1990) "Cyberball [Model 1109-50]"
Sega Mega Drive australia (1990)
Sega Mega Drive japan (jul.28, 1990) "Cyberball [Model G-4027]"
Nintendo NES usa (1992) "Cyberball [Model NES-4Y]"


Amstrad CPC europe (1990)
Commodore Amiga europe (1990)
Atari ST europe (1990)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1990)
Commodore C64 usa europe (1995)

Game's ROM.
Game's picture.

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