Coin-op Pinball published 29 years ago by Williams Electronics Games, Inc.
Listed and emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): whirl_l3 whirl_l2 whirl_lg3
Whirlwind © 1990 Williams Electronics Games, Incorporated.
Williams System 11B
Main CPU : M6808 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 MHz), OKI M6808 (@ 1 MHz)
Sound chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 MHz), (2x) DAC, (2x) HC55516
The interesting aspect of Whirlwind which features a fan which would activate whenever a lock was lit and during multi-ball to simulate a storm.
The red button is held by Pat Lawlor himself, driving the Storm Blasters van on the backglass.
Concept & Design :
Bill Pfutzenreuter (Pfutz) (PFZ)
John Youssi (JCY)
Mechanix by :
John Krutsch (JRK)
Mechanical Finger in Dike :
Music & Sounds :
Chris Granner (CPG)
The Williams Engineering Staff
Directed by :
Nintendo Wii (2008, Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection)
Sony PlayStation 2 (2008, Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection)
Sony PlayStation Portable (2008, Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection)