Matchlock

The Gun Game by SEGA Enterprises, Ltd.

Impossible to emulate

DESCRIPTION

[COIN-OP] Gun Game

Matchlock © 1972 Sega.


The player is situated in a castle overlooking a river that winds its way through the battlefied. As the attackers make their up the river, the player has an oppotunity to pick them off one by one.

The Matchlock gun is of unique old type design with a shortened barrel and butt. It can be moved left/right, and up/down and must be used with real skill in order to down the moving tagret which originates in the distance and move ever closer.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Matchlock the  Gun Game
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Dimensions :
68.75in High.
26in. Width.
41.25in. Deep.

Free games are adjustable from 150 to 190 points.
The playing time is also adjustable from 40 to 90 seconds.

TRIVIA

The game is politically incorrect since the player shoots Oriental people wearing rickshaw-type hat.

SCORING

For each hit a score of 10 points is recorded.

TIPS AND TRICKS

A free game can be win with a score from 150 to 190 points (depending of the operator adjustment).

SOURCES
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on November 04, 2010