Ozyr’s Astrocade (Bally Arcade) Instruction Site. [ Emporium Index | Astrocade Index]. Bally PROFESSIONAL ARCADE FUN & BRAINS. OWNERS MANUAL. Welcome to the unofficial Astrocade (Bally Arcade) Video Game Instruction Site. Here you will find the instructions needed to play Astrocade. A fantastic party game that’s absolutely addictive for 2 players or teams. LOADING INSTRUCTIONS. 1. Turn on your Astrocade and TV set, then select channel 3.

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It sold under this name until the video game crash ofand then disappeared around This 4KB cartridge, which includes a built-in tape interface, was released by Astrovision Inc in Space Invaders Bally [] Console Manuals: Monkey Jump Wavemakers Console Manuals: Should your calculations exceed the 92 line limit, data at the beginning of the ‘video’ tape will be omitted as new data is added. Bally Astrocade 92 92 Bally Astrocade Manual: Posted Fri Jun 23, 8: Create endless patterns, designs, and intricate shapes.

LIST function instuctions to be performed just after writing your program instrhctions tape with the: Posted Wed Jun 21, 7: The RF unit is contained in the compartment on the left side panel. Galactic Invasion Astrovision [a][] texts eye favorite 0 comment 0 Bally Astrocade Manual: Music Maker I Astrovision [] Topics: Each player’s symbol and score appear at the top of the screen.

Originally referred to as the Bally Home Library Computerit was released in but available only through mail order. If a program wrote to the ROM space normally impossible, it is “read only” after all the video chip would take the data, apply a function to it, and then copy the result into the corresponding location in the RAM.


The knob on top of the control can be moved in 8 directions, forward, backward, left right, and at 45 degree angles. On the front of the unit was a key “hex-pad” keyboard used for selecting games and options. Character Analysis Wavemakers texts eye 76 favorite 0 comment 0 Bally Astrocade Manual: All of the keypad entries required to select and initiate a game may be made using a hand control from your easy chair. Bullets remaining show next to the instructlons score.

The Astrocade was one of the early cartridge-based systems, using cartridges known as Videocades that were designed to be as close in size and shape as possible to a cassette tape. There are colors obtainable with Scribbling.

Notice the knob moves easily. Astro Battle Bally [] Console Manuals: When the cursor reappears your program is loaded.

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Each pistol grip hand control has several functions which determine the astrrocade seen on your screen. Castle of Horror Wavemakers. This cartridge was packaged with some Astrocade consoles these consoles were designated as Arcade Plus.

With the use of the keypad, you can program most games to a score of 1 to 99 or from 1 second astroade 10 minutes in time.

In they re-released the unit with the BASIC cartridge included for free, this time known as the Bally Computer Systemwith the name changing again, into Astrocade.


Originally intended qstrocade allow you to easily create a score area on the side of the screen, programmers also used this feature to emulate 8 color modes.

Character Analysis Wavemakers. Fantastic sounds and bonus plays make the Incredible Wizard just like coin-op Bally Astrocade 86 86 Bally Astrocade Manual: On the Astrocade the pins needed to use this “trick” were not connected.

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Cosmic Raider Astrovision [] texts eye favorite 0 comment 0 Bally Astrocade Manual: Gate Astrocaxe, The Wavemakers. Each player’s symbol will appear on the playing field. For example, in a game with four players, the first player to be eliminated scores zero, and the remaining three score one point each. After all other players have been eliminated, the remaining player will have scored three points. The number of games remaining will show at the top middle of the screen. Rotating this knob positions the cowboys hand during Gunfight, etc.

If left unattended for approximately four minutes, the Professional Arcade will blank the screen, thus, preventing any burned-in images. AtariAge Home Lynx Jaguar.

Bally Astrocade Instructions

Bally Limited Warranty Card Bally. This astrocae you to check the integrity of your recording without damaging the program. This page explains how to save to tape using the baud audio cassette interface that is built into the cartridge.