Firebeast

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Atari, Inc.

Firebeast screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Firebeast © 1983 Atari.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 1.25 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) POKEY (@ 1.25 Mhz)

Colors palette : 64

Players : 1
Buttons : 2

TRIVIA

This game is a prototype that never made it out of production. It's original name was Dragon Rider, and the original concept was based on the Chronicles of Pern. Due to licensing issues, the name was changed to Firebeast, but the game didn't test well and was cancelled.

STAFF

Designed and programmed by: Ed Rotberg

SOURCES
Game's ROM.