Tail Gunner

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Vectorbeam

Tail Gunner screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): tailg

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Tail Gunner © 1979 Vectorbeam.

Goodies for Tail Gunner
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Tail Gunner the  Arcade Video Game PCB
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Main CPU : CCPU (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Discrete Circuitry

Players: 1
Control: stick
Buttons: 2

TRIVIA

Tail Gunner was released in November 1979.

Vectorbeam was bought out by Cinematronics after Tail Gunner was released. Once the game was released, Vectorbeam was closed down.

Exidy licensed Tail Gunner for production of cockpit units with the name of "Tail Gunner 2".

Licensed to Sega for Japan market.

A Tail Gunner unit appears in the 1982 movie 'Tron'.

STAFF

Produced by: Tim Skelly
Designed & programmed by: Dan Sunday, Larry Rosenthal
Cabinet Art: Rick Bryant

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's picture.