Blasteroids (ブラステロイド)

Released in 1987

Distributor: Atari
Manufacturer: Atari
Developer: Atari

**** (1 total votes)

'Blasteroids' marquee
game marquee

Game Summary

Space - Destroy rocks, saucers etc.

Genre

Shooting

Hardware Info

Controls: Knob / Button(s)
Horizontal-mounted Raster monitor
640 x 240 Resolution
Colors: 512 Color

Size/Weight

70.0000" x 26.7500" x 34.3800" 302.00lb Upright

Additional Hardware Info (from Mame)

68000 cpu @ 7 Mhz
M6502 cpu @ 1 Mhz
YM-2151 audio @ 3 Mhz

Mame ROMs

blstroid, Blasteroids (version 4)
blstroi2, Blasteroids (version 2)

Game Details

Fourth Asteroids game - now with digitised rocks and backgrounds - could transform between 3 ships
'Blasteroids' cabinet photo
cabinet photo
'Blasteroids' title screen
title screen
'Blasteroids' gameplay screen shot
gameplay screen
'Blasteroids' promotional flyer
promotional flyer
'Blasteroids' control panel
control panel

"Maybe" Images

(fuzzy search, these MAY match the game, or they may not)

Lousy photo of a Blasteroids cabinet.

Coinop.org Member Ratings / Comments

**** by dr_koh. Comment: "This is a great asteroids like game, the ability to change ship attributes makes for really diverse possible solutions to the scenario." 2001-08-06 02:01:51Z

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C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\Historical Documents\Atari Games VaxMail\vax88.txt
Atari/Atari Games VaxMail 1988 Jed Margolin ___________________________________________________________________________ From: MIKE::LIEBSTER 4-JAN-1988 14:39:28.82 To: @SYS$MAIL:EVERYBODY CC: Subj: PAYMENT OF CONSULTANTS/CONTRACTORS STARTING THIS YEAR WE WILL BE PAYING CONSULTANTS AND CONTRACTORS THROUGH PAYROLL INSTEAD OF ACCOUNTS PAYABLE. THIS WILL ALLOW US TO AUTOMATICALLY KEEP TRACK AND GENERATE YEAR-END 1099 INFORMATION. THIS WILL APPLY TO ALL CONTRACTORS OR COMPANIES THAT ARE NO
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C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\Pinouts\Blasteroids.txt
Blasteroids (Atari, 1988) ------------------------- ********** *********** Main PCB Audio PCB ********** *********** VID ACDC ------------------- ------------------- 9 Comp Sync 12 Gnd 3 KEY 11 KEY 8 Vid Rtn 10 12 VAC Lo 6 Blue 9 12 VAC Hi 1 Red 8 17 VAC Hi(NC) 4 Green 7 Gnd(NC) 10 NU 6 Gnd(NC) 11 NU
File: C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\Pinouts\Blasteroids.txt 2146 K - Updated 2003.01.06
C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\GameTech\Blasteroids.txt
Blasteroids Pinouts (Atari, 1988) Typed in by: weishaar@cig.mot.com NC = Not Connected, according to the wiring diagram ********** *********** Main PCB Audio PCB ********** *********** VID ACDC ------------------- ------------------- 9 Comp Sync 12 Gnd 3 KEY 11 KEY 8 Vid Rtn 10 12 VAC Lo 6 Blue 9 12 VAC Hi 1 Red 8 17 VAC Hi(NC) 4 Green 7 Gnd(NC) 10 NU 6 Gnd(NC) 11 NU 4 +14V(NC) 3 Gnd PWR 1 +5V ------------------- 1 +5V JSCOM 2 +5V
File: C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\GameTech\Blasteroids.txt 1351 K - Updated 1997.05.13
C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\GameTech\Board Pinouts\Blasteroids.txt
Blasteroids Pinouts (Atari, 1988) Typed in by: weishaar@cig.mot.com NC = Not Connected, according to the wiring diagram ********** *********** Main PCB Audio PCB ********** *********** VID ACDC ------------------- ------------------- 9 Comp Sync 12 Gnd 3 KEY 11 KEY 8 Vid Rtn 10 12 VAC Lo 6 Blue 9 12 VAC Hi 1 Red 8 17 VAC Hi(NC) 4 Green 7 Gnd(NC) 10 NU 6 Gnd(NC) 11 NU 4 +14V(NC) 3 Gnd PWR 1 +5V ------------------- 1 +5V JSCOM 2 +5V
File: C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\GameTech\Board Pinouts\Blasteroids.txt 1351 K - Updated 1997.05.13
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C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\Historical Documents\Atari Games VaxMail\vax87.txt
Atari/Atari Games VaxMail 1987 Jed Margolin ___________________________________________________________________________ From: KIM::RAINS 2-JAN-1987 10:27:26.19 To: @sys$mail:engineer CC: Subj: Computer Health Note #3 VAX-edrin Headache #3 You've been poking around somewhere in another directory (something like SYS$USERDISK:[FRED.STUFF.MORESTUFF.EVENMORESTUFF]) and now you have found something you want to get back to or reference with out so much directory name baggage. Sure, it doesn't
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C:\Virtual\Web\kk\coinop_kb\Historical Documents\Atari Games VaxMail\vax92.txt
Atari/Atari Games VaxMail 1992 Jed Margolin ___________________________________________________________________________ From: BERT::FRANCES 2-JAN-1992 17:56:52.97 To: MARGOLIN CC: Subj: PHONE MESSAGE DAN ASH 879-3037 10:27AM NEW 2101 MATERIAL HAS NO BUGS. CALL MARGO FOR MORE INFO. ___________________________________________________________________________ From: BERT::BROWN 3-JAN-1992 19:39:22.02 To: @SYS$MAIL:EVERYBODY CC: BROWN Subj: PREMIUM PAYMENT PLAN, MODIFIED CAFETERIA PLAN
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