Time Scanner [Model 317-0024]

The Arcade Video Game by SEGA Enterprises, Ltd.

Time Scanner [Model 317-0024] screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Time Scanner © 1987 Sega.

An arcade interpretation of pinball featuring the flippers, ramps, targets, bonus multipliers etc. of the classic genre it serves to replicate. Each level has a specific graphical style - in keeping with the 'time travelling' theme of the game's title - with each of the game's four tables split into two sections. When the player enters either the top or bottom section of a table, the screen will scroll vertically up or down respectively to follow the action.


Time Scanner [Model 317-0024] the  Arcade Video Game
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Game ID: 317-0024

Runs on the Sega "System 16A" hardware.

Players: 2
Control: 8-way joystick
Buttons: 2


Time Scanner was released in March 1987.

Licensed to Atari for US distribution.


Another version runs on the Sega System 16B hardware



[UK] Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
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spain Amstrad CPC (1989) "Time Scanner [Model AMF 046]"
spain Amstrad CPC (1989) "Time Scanner [Model AMC 661]"
[UK] Amstrad CPC (1989) "Time Scanner [Model UQD 629]"
Commodore C64 (1989)
Commodore Amiga (1989)
Atari ST (1989)

Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

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