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Romset and name:
abaseb2 Atari Baseball (set 2)
Short name:
Atari Baseball
Manufacturer:
Atari
Year:
Genre:
Sports
Category:
Sports / Baseball
Serie:
-
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 2 players (solo, 2 concurrents)
Input:
Trackball
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
-
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
-
MASH All-Time:
-
Video
Display:
304x240@60.114504 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
Monochromatic
CPU:
MOS Technology 6502
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
Discrete Sound, Speaker
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.35b2 released on jan-24 1999
Last release:
Mame 0.230 released on mar-31 2021
Clone of:
abaseb Atari Baseball (set 1)
Bios:
Not required
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Use sample of:
-
Previous romset:
None
New romset:
None
Files
Dump:
GOOD
Required files:
Status
OVERALL:
GOOD
Emulation:
Good
Graphic:
Good
Color:
Good
Sound:
Good
Cocktail:
Good
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • Arcade Video game published 42 years ago:

    Atari Baseball © 1979 Atari.

    • The most realistic video basbeall attraction ever created.
    • Instant response Trak-Ball controls maneuver runners, ourfielders and control throwing direction for realistic action and total player involvement.
    • 1 or 2 players can select 4 different hitting plays, 4 different pitches, offering an endless variety of game challenges.
    • Add-a-coin accumulator offers additional innings.
    • Unique stand-up table design ideal for any size location.

    TECHNICAL
    Runs on Atari Football Hardware
    Game ID: 034711-034738

    Main CPU: MOS Technology M6502 (@ 750 Khz)
    Sound Chips: Discrete

    Cabinet dimensions:
    38,62 inches (98,02cm) high
    44,18 inches (112,22cm) wide
    25,25 inches (64,14cm) deep

    Monitor: 23-inch B/W

    Players: 2
    Control: trackball
    Buttons: 1

    Diameter of trackball: 4.5 inches (11.43cm)

    TRIVIA
    Atari Baseball was released in June 1979.

    First Rotberg coin-op game. Approximately 1,050 units were produced.

    The large trackball used in this game is the same one used in "Atari Football", "Atari Basketball", and "Atari Soccer", as well as the Upright and Cockpit versions of "Missile Command".

    This was originally slated to be Atari's first game to feature digitized speech. Dan Pliskin designed a speech board that included the umpire's calls, but management eventually nixed the idea.

    An Atari Baseball machine was shown at the 2003 classic arcade games show 'California Extreme' in San Jose, California.

    STAFF
    Designed and programmed by: Ed Rotberg
    Hardware Engineer: John Ray

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=138&o=2
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