Video Pinball © 1979 Atari, Incorporated.
A great classic pinball game, featuring designs of the 70's Disco era!
Game ID : 034253-034267
Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 756 Khz)
Sound Chips : Discrete circuitry.
Players : 1
Buttons : 4
Video Pinball was released in February 1979 in the USA.
Video Pinball was the world's first video attraction to simulate a pinball game, and was an instant winner. With fluorescent 'disco' 3-D play-field, challenging targets, bumpers, slingshots, rollovers and drop targets, Atari Video Pinball had it all, but without all the mechanical objects associated with classic pinball games. Even a pinball 'nudge' feature is included to give a more realistic feel to the play action. Approximately 1,500 units were produced.
A Video Pinball unit appears in the 1982 movie 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High'.
Designed and programmed by : Ed Logg