Popeye Saves the Earth

The Pinball by Midway Mfg. Co.

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [COIN-OP] Pinball

Popeye Saves the Earth © 1994 Midway.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Midway WPC (DCS)
Model Number : 50022

Main CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 MHz)
Sound CPU : ADSP2105 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound Chips : DMA-driven DAC (@ 10 Mhz)

TRIVIA

Released in January 1994. 4,217 units were produced. This game was part of WMS' SuperPin series.

Based on the famous King Features Syndicate cartoon series.

UPDATES

Version L-1
Date : January 13, 1994
- Initial release to production.

Version L-2
Date : January 24, 1994
- Added translations.

Version L-4
Date : February 14, 1994
- Added some new display and speech effects.
- Reduced Special percentage.
- Boosted replay start default.
- Completed translations.
- Enhanced the lockup post logic.

Version L-5
Date : October 4, 1994
- Fixed a problem with replay boost that prevented it from being turned off.
- Added a re-kick on the right ball popper.
- Updated the ball launch lamp logic.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on July 23, 2014