The Atarians

The Pinball by Atari, Inc.

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[COIN-OP] Pinball

The Atarians © 1976 Atari.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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The Atarians the  Pinball
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Atari Generation 1

Main CPU : M6800 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound Chip : Custom

TRIVIA

Even copyrighted 1976, and after almost two years of research and development, The Atarians was released in February 1977.

This game was the first solid state widebody game, and the first game to use inductive under-playfield sensors instead of rollover switches.

STAFF

Concept, Design, and Mechanics : Bob Jonesi
Art by : George Opperman
Software : Eugene Jarvis, Fred Yates
Sounds : Eugene Jarvis

SOURCES
Machine's picture.
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on January 24, 2011