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Orbit - Arcade

Publisher:Atari  ?              No-Intro:N/A
Developer:Atari  ?              GoodName:N/A
Year:1978              TOSEC:N/A
Category:Shooter              MAME:orbit
Controls:View              Commands:N/A
Game Manual:Download              Game Music:N/A

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Also on: Coleco Vision, Microsoft Windows


In game image of Orbit on the Arcade.
In Game
Title screen of Orbit on the Arcade.
Title Screen
Select Screen for Orbit.
Select Screen
Artwork for Orbit.
Game Over Screen for Orbit.
Game Over Screen
Arcade Cabinet for Orbit.
Arcade Cabinet Marquee for Orbit.
Arcade Control Panel for Orbit.
Control Panel
Advert for Orbit on the Arcade.

GAME LEVELS. The game level can be selected at the beginning of the game or after game select button has been pressed. Press the buttons from 1 to 10.

BEGINNER : Instant start/stop when pressing forward. Level Options :

1. Slow (Starship and Shells)

2. Medium (Starship and Shells)

3. Fast (Starship and Shells)

INTERMEDIATE : Accelerates to full speed when forward pushbutton pressed. Partial breaking when forward pushbutton released. Level Options :

4. Slow (Starship and Shells)

5. Fast (Starship and Shells)

EXPERT : Acceleration to full speed when forward pushbutton pressed. Level Options :

6. Fast shells (Shells only)

7. Slow (Starship and Shells)

8. Medium (Starship and Shells)

9. Fast (Starship and Shells)

SUPER EXPERT : Same as Expert, with a strong gravity option. Level Options :

10. Fast (Starship and Shells)

GAME OPTIONS : These toggles can be selected at any time during play by pressing the buttons from 1 to 8.

1. Bounce Back - Sets boundaries around perimeter of the TV monitor screen. Example : Starship immediately reverses direction after reaching boundary. Normally perimeter boundaries do not exist.

2. Negative Gravity - Sun radiates gravity outward to perimeter boundaries of the TV monitor screen. Normal sun state radiates positive gravity (positive gravity is inward toward the sun).

3. Zero Gravity - Sun does not radiate gravity.

4. Black Hole - Invisible sun with any selected gravity.

5. Space Stations - Two space stations orbit around sun. Each player is designated a specific space station on which he may land for repairs, fuel and shells. When player starship touches opponent's station it is immediate annihilation.

6. Unlimited Supplies - Unlimited fuel and ordnance (fire power).

7. Stars - Remove stars from playfield.

8. Strong Gravity - Unusually strong positive gravity.

Game description from www.arcade-history.com

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