Space Invaders [Model 1178]

A 37-year-old Coin-op Pinball by Bally Mfg.

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): spaceinv

DESCRIPTION

Space Invaders © 1980 Bally.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Bally MPU AS-2518-35
Model Number : 1178

Main CPU : M6800 (@ 475 KHz)
Sound CPU : M6802 (@ 895 KHz)
Sound chips : General Instrument AY8910 (@ 895 KHz)

TRIVIA

Released in April 1980. 11,400 units were produced.

The development of this game took 1 year (started in May 1980)

Based on the classic video game, "Space Invaders", developed by Taito and released by Midway (Bally's parent company at the time).

A Space Invaders unit appears in the 1987 movie, 'Spaceballs'.

STAFF

Design by : Jim Patla
Art by : Paul Faris

SOURCES
Game's ROM.