Mars

The Arcade PCB by ATW

Mars screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Mars © 1981 Artic Electronics.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Mars the  Arcade PCB
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(members only)
Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.072 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 1.78975 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.78975 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz
Palette colors : 98

Players : 2
Control : Double 8-way joysticks

TRIVIA

When you run the game for the first time, the default highscore table has all entries set to 10000.

Howard Ohlstein holds the official record for this game with 107,450 points.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on September 16, 2008