CENTIPEDE
Manufacturer: Atari
Year: 1980
Genre: Shooter
Orientation: Vertical
Conversion Class: See Pinouts
DIP Switch Settings:
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.
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Typed in by Dave Fish (dfish@nyx.cs.du.edu)