Galaga [Upright model] [No. 508]

The [Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game by Midway Mfg. Co. [Schiller Park, IL, USA]

 
DESCRIPTION
 
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Galaga© 1981 Midway Mfg. Co.


Export release by Midway for North America. Game developed in Japan by Namco. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Namco Upright model entry.
TECHNICAL
 
PICTURE :
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Galaga [Upright model] [No. 508] machine
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[Upright model]
[No. 508]
TRIVIA
 
Galaga was released in December 1981 in North America by Midway, under license from Namco.
PORTS
 
NOTE: Only ports released in North America are listed here. For ports released in other regions, please see the original Namco Upright model entry.

Consoles:


Atari 7800 usa (1987) "Galaga [Model CX-7805]"
Nintendo NES usa (September 1988) "Galaga: Demons of Death [Model NES-AG]"
Nintendo Game Boy usa (September 1995) "Arcade Classic No. 3 - Galaga & Galaxian [Model DMG-AGCE-USA]"
Sony PlayStation usa (October 1995) "Tekken [Model SLUS-00006]" : You can play the game while the main game loads. Long box version released November 8, 1995.
Sony PlayStation usa (July 31, 1996) "Namco Museum Vol.1 [Model SLUS-00215]"
Nintendo 64 usa (October 31, 1999) "Namco Museum 64 [Model NUS-NNME]"
Sega Dreamcast usa (June 25, 2000) "Namco Museum [Model T-1403N]"
Nintendo Game Boy Advance usa (June 10, 2001) "Namco Museum [Model AGB-ANME-USA]"
Sony PlayStation 2 usa (December 4, 2001) "Namco Museum [Model SLUS-20273]"
Microsoft XBOX usa (October 9, 2002) "Namco Museum"
Nintendo GameCube usa (October 9, 2002) "Namco Museum [Model DOL-GNME-USA]"
Sony PSP usa (August 23, 2005) "Namco Museum Battle Collection [Model ULUS-10035]"
Sony PlayStation 2 usa (August 30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model SLUS-21164]"
Microsoft XBOX usa (August 30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model NMO-2201A]"
Nintendo GameCube usa (August 30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model DOL-G5NE-USA]"
Nintendo Game Boy Advance usa (August 30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model AGB-B5NE-USA]"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] usa (July 26, 2006)
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] usa (April 11, 2007) [Model FBRE] NES version
Nintendo DS usa (September 18, 2007) "Namco Museum DS [Model NTR-YNME-USA]"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] usa (November 4, 2008) "Namco Museum - Virtual Arcade [Model 21022]"
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] usa (July 16, 2009) "Namco Museum Essentials [Model NPUB-30086]"
Nintendo Wii usa (November 16, 2010) "Namco Museum Megamix"
Nintendo Wii usa (November 16, 2010) "Pac-Man Party [Model RVL-SP7E-USA]" : Featured in Classic Games Mode
Nintendo 3DS usa (July 26, 2011) "Pac-Man & Galaga Dimensions [Model CTR-APGE-USA]"
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console Arcade] usa (August 15, 2013)
Nintendo Wii U [Virtual Console] usa (August 15, 2013) [Model FA6E] NES version

Computers:


Commodore C64 usa (1982) Unlicensed
Tandy Color Computer usa (1984) "Galagon"
PC [MS-DOS] usa (1997) "Champ Galagon" by CHAMProgramming
PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] usa (October 25, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary"

Others:


Arcade usa (1995) "Namco Classics Collection Vol.1"
Arcade usa (2000) "Ms. Pac-Man/Galaga 20th Anniversary Class of 1981 Reunion"
Mobile Phones usa (September 20, 2004)
Ms. Pac-Man TV Game usa (2004) by Jakks Pacific
Arcade usa (2005) "Pac-Man - 25th Anniversary Edition"
Ms. Pac-Man TV Game Wireless Version usa (2005) by Jakks Pacific
Retro Arcade featuring Pac-Man usa (2008) by Jakks Pacific
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (March 31, 2009) "Galaga Remix [Model 310662030]"
Arcade usa (2010) "Pac-Man's Arcade Party"
Windows Mobile usa (April 1, 2010) "Galaga by Namco"
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (June 9, 2011) "Galaga 30th Collection [Model 413616338]"
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (April 20, 2012) "Namco Arcade [Model 465606050]"
Pac-Man Connect and Play usa (2012) Bandai

NOTES:

"Namco Museum Battle Collection" for the PSP has a brand new "Arrangement" version that is different from the version mentioned above.

In "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary" (all platforms except Game Boy Advance), scoring 40,000 points will unlock "Galaga '88".
SOURCES
 
Game's picture.
Game's ROM.

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