News / Blog
A 31-year-old Coin-op Pinball by Williams Electronics Games, Inc.
Emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): fire_l3 fire_l2
♥ Add to favorites
Fire! © 1987 Williams Electronics Games, Incorporated.
Click to enlarge
Model Number : 556
Main CPU : M6808 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 MHz), OKI M6808 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 MHz), (2x) DAC, (2x) HC55516
Based on the Great Chicago Fire which took place on 8 October 1871.
Score display fire effects where later used on Midway's 1989 "Transporter the Rescue" and Midway's 1991 "Bugs Bunny's Birthday Ball".
Approx. 7,700 units were produced.
This game was also available in a 'Champagne Edition' cabinet (273 units produced).
In the barn there's a cow moo'ing. A 'moo' is also heard on coin-drop and when pressing START.
Game Concept :
Mark Sprenger (MWS)
Barry Oursler (BSO)
Game Design :
Graphic Design :
Dan Lee (DAN) (LEE)
Mechanical Design :
Music & Sounds :