Centipede

Centipede

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TATE240p60Hz1.0 Mono


Developer Atari (1972)
Publisher Atari (1972)
Release
Dimensions 6479180cm 138kg
Also for
Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200...
Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari XEGS, Colecovision, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game.Com, Intellivision, Pc, Spectrum, Vic 20
Edition
Genre Shooting game
P.O.V. Sideview
Series Centipede
Control Analog
Players 1
Links GameFAQs, KLOV
Centipede
0 = OFF  1 = ON  X = Don't Care  $ = Atari suggests

8 SWITCH DIP (N9)	(CENTER switch assembly when PCB in in game)
87654321
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XXXXXX11   English $
XXXXXX10   German
XXXXXX01   French
XXXXXX00   Spanish

XXXX11XX   2 lives per game
XXXX10XX   3 lives per game $
XXXX01XX   4 lives per game
XXXX00XX   5 lives per game

            Bonus live granted at every:
XX11XXXX   10,000 points
XX10XXXX   12,000 points $ 
XX01XXXX   15,000 points 
XX00XXXX   20,000 points

X1XXXXXX   Hard game difficulty
X0XXXXXX   Easy game difficulty $

1XXXXXXX   1-credit minimum $
0XXXXXXX   2-credit minimum


8 SWITCH DIP (N8)	(LEFT switch when PCB is in game)
87654321
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XXXXXX11   Free Play
XXXXXX10   1 Coin = 2 Credits
XXXXXX01   1 Coin = 1 Credit $
XXXXXX00   2 Coins = 1 Credit

XXXX11XX   Right coin mech * 1 $
XXXX10XX   Right coin mech * 4
XXXX01XX   Right coin mech * 5
XXXX00XX   Right coin mech * 6

XXX1XXXX   Left coin mech * 1 $
XXX0XXXX   Left coin mech * 2

111XXXXX   No bonus coins $
110XXXXX   For every 2 coins inserted, game logic adds 1 more coin
101XXXXX   For every 4 coins inserted, game logic adds 1 more coin
100XXXXX   For every 4 coins inserted, game logic adds 2 more coins
011XXXXX   For every 5 coins inserted, game logic adds 1 more coin
010XXXXX   For every 3 coins inserted, game logic adds 1 more coin


4 SWITCH DIP (N11)         Two coin acceptors and a push-
      Two coin acceptors   button utility coin sw in the  Three coin acceptors
4321   in the coin door    game (cocktail-table cabinet):  in the coin door
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XX11        Note 1                   Note 3                    Note 6
XX10        Note 2                   Note 3                    Note 7
XX01        Note 1                   Note 4                    Note 8
XX00        Note 2 $                 Note 5                    Note 9 $

Notes:
 1 - Both acceptors activate all coin counters simultaneously.
 2 - Both acceptors activate two counters seperately.
 3 - Do not use this setting.
 4 - Utility coin switch will not activate a coin counter, if you do not hook
     it up. Both acceptors activate all coin counters simultaneously.
 5 - Utility coin switch will not activate a coin counter, if you do not hook
     it up. Left and right acceptors activate 2 coin counters seperately.
 6 - All 3 are same denomination and they activate all coin counters simul-
     taneously.
 7 - Left and center acceptor activate one coin counter; right acceptor
     activates another coin counter.
 8 - Left acceptor activates one coin counter; center and right acceptor
     activate another coin counter. Not for any currently designed 3-mech door.
 9 - Left, center and right acceptors activate 3 coin counters seperately.