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Romset and name:
spacefev Space Fever (New Ver.)
Short name:
Space Fever
Manufacturer:
Nintendo
Year:
Genre:
Shooter
Category:
Shooter / Gallery
Serie:
Space Fever
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 2 players (solo, 2 alternates)
Input:
Joystick 2 ways (horizontal)
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
-
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
60 to 70 (Passable)
MASH All-Time:
Video
Display:
256x224@60 Hz, ruotato di 270°, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Vertical
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Intel 8035, Intel 8080
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
1-Bit DAC, Speaker, TI SN76477 CSG
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.33b6 released on jun-16 1998
Last release:
Mame 0.226 released on oct-28 2020
Clone of:
-
Clones:
Bios:
Not required
Use rom of:
-
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 41 years ago:

    Space Fever © 1979 Nintendo.

    The Earth is under attack from alien invaders. Shoot them out of the sky before they land. Space Fever is Nintendo's take on the "Space Invaders" franchise. The game is almost identical in terms of how it plays. The alien craft are arranged in rows and they slowly move left and right across the screen. When the row reaches the edge, the ships drop down a row and move in the opposite direction. As you shoot more enemies the speed will increase, as will the number of enemy bullets. You have four blocks above you that absorb the enemy shots until they are worn through, and being hit by an enemy shot will cost you a life. Sometimes a UFO will fly along the top of the screen and can be hit for Bonus points.

    There are three different game modes for 1- or 2-player games:
    Game A - There are two 'blocks' of aliens that move in opposite directions to each other.
    Game B - The aliens move as one 'block', but they only appear one row at a time.
    Game C - The same as "Space Invaders" - all the aliens move as one 'block' in the same direction.

    TECHNICAL
    Main CPU: Intel 8080 (@ 2.016 Mhz)
    Sound CPU: I8035 (@ 400 Khz)
    Sound Chips: DAC, SN76477 (@ 400 Khz)

    Players: 2
    Control: 2-way joystick
    Buttons: 1

    TRIVIA
    Space Fever was released in June 1979.

    SCORING
    lower aliens: 10 points
    middle aliens: 20 points
    upper aliens: 30 points
    UFOs: 50-300 points

    SERIES
    • Space Fever (1979)
    • Space Fever High Splitter (1979)
    • Space Fever II (Nintendo Game Boy)

    STAFF
    Characters designed by: Shigeru Miyamoto

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2529&o=2
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