Subs

The Arcade PCB by Atari, Inc.

Subs screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Subs © 1979 Atari.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Subs the  Arcade PCB
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Game ID : 033714

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 756 Khz)
Sound Chips : Discrete (@ 756 Khz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 512 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 57.00 Hz
Palette Colors : 4

Players : 2
Control : dial
Buttons : 1

TRIVIA

Released in May 1979. Subs was the first multi-monitor game. Players stood on opposite sites of each other and used radar to find the others hidden sub and blow it away. In addition to the dual monitor, this was the first game with an operator optional add-a-coin or regular credit coinage mode. In add-a-coin mode, the game can be set on eight different times per coin.

STAFF

Designed and programmed by : John Ray, Phil Hash
Hardware Engineer : John Ray

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on November 08, 2008