Galaxian [Upright model] [No. 866]

The Arcade PCB by Midway Mfg. Co. (EXPORT VERSION)

Emulated in MAME !



Galaxian © 1979 Midway Mfg. Co.

Export release by Midway for North America. Game developed in Japan by Namco. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Namco Upright model entry.


Galaxian [Upright model] [No. 866] the  Arcade PCB
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Galaxian [Upright model] [No. 866] the  Arcade PCB
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(members only)
[Upright model]
[No. 866]


Galaxian was released in December 1979 in the USA by Midway, under license from Namco.

A Galaxian unit appears in the 1983 movie 'Joysticks' and the sitcom 'Two and a Half Men'; Season 5, Episode 2 (People Who Love Peepholes). It is also heard (but not seen) in the 1987 James Bond movie 'The Living Daylights'.


NOTE: Only ports released in North America are listed here. For ports released outside North America, please see the original Namco Upright model entry.


Bally Astrocade usa (1977) "Galactic Invasion [Model 2011]" by Activision
Atari XEGS
Atari 5200 usa (1982) "Galaxian [Model CX5206]"
Emerson Arcadia 2001 usa (1982) "Galactica" clone, as "Space Attack [Model 1013]"
Atari 2600 usa (1983) "Galaxian [Model CX2684]"
Colecovision usa (1983) "Galaxian [Model 70006]"
Sony PlayStation usa (jan.31, 1997) "Namco Museum Vol.3 [Model SLUS-00398]"
Nintendo 64 usa (oct.31, 1999) "Namco Museum 64 [Model NUS-NNME-USA]"
Sega Dreamcast usa (june.25, 2000) "Namco Museum [Model T-1403N]"
Sony PlayStation 2 usa (dec.4, 2001) "Namco Museum [Model SLUS-20273]"
Microsoft XBOX usa (oct.9, 2002) "Namco Museum"
Nintendo GameCube usa (oct.9, 2002) "Namco Museum [Model DOL-GNME-USA]"
Sony PlayStation 2 usa (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model SLUS-21164]"
Microsoft XBOX usa (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model NMO-2201A-NM]"
Nintendo GameCube usa (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model DOL-G5NE-USA]"
Nintendo Wii usa (oct.23, 2007) "Namco Museum Remix [Model RVL-R2NE-USA]"
Microsoft XBOX 360 usa (nov.4, 2008) "Namco Museum - Virtual Arcade [Model 21022]"
Nintendo Wii usa (nov.16, 2010) "Namco Museum Megamix"


Nintendo Game Boy usa (sept.1995) "Arcade Classic No. 3 - Galaga & Galaxian [Model DMG-AGCE-USA]"
Nintendo Game Boy Advance usa (june.10, 2001) "Namco Museum [Model AGB-ANME-USA]"
Sony PSP usa (aug.23, 2005) "Namco Museum Battle Collection [Model ULUS-10035]"
Nintendo DS usa (sept.18, 2007) "Namco Museum DS [Model NTR-YNME-USA]"


Commodore Vic 20 usa (1981) "Star Battle" by Hal Laboratory
Atari 800 usa (1982) "Galaxian [Model CXL4024]"
Tandy Color Computer usa (1982) "Galax Attax"
Tandy Color Computer usa (1982) "Space Ambush"
Commodore C64 usa (1983) "Galaxions" by Solar Software
Commodore C64 usa (1983) "Galaxian [Model RX8542]"
Commodore VIC-20 usa (1983) by Atarisoft
PC [Booter] usa (1983) by Thunder Mountain
PC [Booter] usa (1983) by Atarisoft
Apple II usa (1983) by Atarisoft
PC [MS-DOS] usa (1997) "ChampGalaxia" by CHAMProgramming
PC [MS Windows 95, 3.5"] usa (mar.31, 1996) "Microsoft Return of Arcade"
PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] usa (2000) "Microsoft Return of Arcade Anniversary Edition"
PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] usa (oct.25, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary"


VFD tabletop game usa (1981) by Coleco.
Namco Classics TV Game usa (2003) by Jakk's Pacific
Mobile Phones usa (june.13, 2003) "Galaxian Mini"
Arcade Gold featuring Pac-Man usa (2007) by Jakks Pacific
Retro Arcade featuring Pac-Man usa (2008) by Jakks Pacific
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (may.16, 2009) "Galaxians [Model 316869163]" by Istvan David
Arcade usa (2010) "Pac-Man's Arcade Party"
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (june.9, 2011) "Galaga 30th Collection [Model 413616338]"
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (mar.23, 2012) "Galaxian [Model 511322882]" by Iconosys, Inc.
Pac-Man Connect and Play usa (2012) by Bandai

Game's picture.
Game's ROM.

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