Tail Gunner

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The Arcade Video Game by Vectorbeam See Timeline

DESCRIPTION
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Tail Gunner © 1979 Vectorbeam.

TECHNICAL
PICTURE :
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Tail Gunner machine
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Main CPU : CCPU (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Discrete Circuitry

Players: 1
Control: stick
Buttons: 2
TRIVIA
Tail Gunner was released in November 1979.

Vectorbeam was bought out by Cinematronics after Tail Gunner was released. Once the game was released, Vectorbeam was closed down.

Exidy licensed Tail Gunner for production of cockpit units with the name of "Tail Gunner 2".

Licensed to Sega for Japan market.

A Tail Gunner unit appears in the 1982 movie 'Tron'.
STAFF
Produced by: Tim Skelly
Designed & programmed by: Dan Sunday, Larry Rosenthal
Cabinet Art: Rick Bryant
SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's picture.

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