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You control a ship that battles other enemy ships across the dimensions of time and space.

Devastator was produced by Williams Electronics, Inc. (1967-1985) in 1984.

Williams Electronics, Inc. (1967-1985) released 215 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1959. Williams Electronics, Inc. (1967-1985) was based in United States.

Other machines made by Williams Electronics, Inc. (1967-1985) during the time period Devastator was produced include: Roller Aces, Rat Race, MotoRace USA, Joust Pinball, Blaster, 1942, Mystic Marathon, Inferno, Pennant Fever, and Space Shuttle



Name Devastator
Developer Williams Electronics, Inc. (1967-1985) (United States)
Year 1984
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7572
Class Wide Release
Genre Space
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way stick with trigger - Fire
  • Joystick: 8-way with button - Missle Launch
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Similar in layout to Williams's earlier titles, Defender and Stargate: you control a heavily-armed spaceship flying over side-scrolling terrain protecting humans on the surface. The difference is the humans are being stalked by green reptilian aliens which consume the humans and fly into the air to join the enemy spaceships looking to eliminate you.

Better graphics than the predecessors, and the myriad of weapon power-ups could turn the screen into a multicolor fireworks display of firepower. Contains everything great about classic Williams coin-ops: big, loud, flashy, complete sensory overload, challenging, and good gameplay.

Devastator KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Devastator Census

There are 14,895 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,528 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,131 machines (6,927 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Devastator collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a set of circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 1 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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