Asteroids [Cocktail model]

A 39-year-old Arcade Video Game by Atari, Inc.

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): asteroid2

DESCRIPTION

Asteroids © 1979 Atari, Incorporated.


Cocktail model. For more information about the game itself, please refer to the "Asteroids [Upright model]" entry.
Goodies for Asteroids [Cocktail model]
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

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Asteroids [Cocktail model] the Arcade Video Game
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Cocktail model dimensions:
32 in. (80.5 cm) wide
24 in. (60 cm) deep
Height: adjustable from 21.5 in. (54.6 cm) to 27 in. (68.6 cm)
Weight: 164 lbs (73.8kg)

Cocktail cabinet monitor: 15 in. Quadrascan.

The cocktail model uses the same PCB as the upright model.
The cocktail harness has a jumper wire from J20 Pin7 to Pin 19 that controls the video inverter circuit.
The screen is upright during P1's turn and turned 180 degrees during P2's turn.

TRIVIA

The Cocktail model of Asteroids was released in April 1980 (even if copyrighted 1979).

SOURCES
Cocktail Asteroids manual.