Popeye Saves the Earth [Model 50022]
A 24-year-old Coin-op Pinball by Midway Mfg.
Emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): pop_lx5 pop_pa3 pop_la4
Popeye Saves the Earth © 1994 Midway.
Midway WPC (DCS)
Model Number : 50022
Main CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 MHz)
Sound CPU : ADSP2105 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound Chips : DMA-driven DAC (@ 10 Mhz)
Released in January 1994. 4,217 units were produced. This game was part of WMS' SuperPin series.
Based on the famous King Features Syndicate cartoon series.
Date : January 13, 1994
- Initial release to production.
Date : January 24, 1994
- Added translations.
Date : February 14, 1994
- Added some new display and speech effects.
- Reduced Special percentage.
- Boosted replay start default.
- Completed translations.
- Enhanced the lockup post logic.
Date : October 4, 1994
- Fixed a problem with replay boost that prevented it from being turned off.
- Added a re-kick on the right ball popper.
- Updated the ball launch lamp logic.