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Vertigo Vertigo - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Description

The first simulator game by Exidy.

Vertigo was produced by Exidy in 1985.

Exidy released 57 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1974. Exidy was based in United States.

Other machines made by Exidy during the time period Vertigo was produced include: Cheyenne, Bristles, Astro Chase, Flip And Flop, Boulder Dash, Combat, Chiller, Clay Pigeon, 0077, and Top Gunner

Specs

Name Vertigo
Developer Exidy (United States)
Year 1985
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10303
Class Prototype
Genre Simulator
Monitor
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Type: Vector
  • Color: Either Black and White or Color
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 1
Game Play Single
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Steering: X-directional yoke
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Deluxe/Themed (motion) - motion cockpit

Vertigo KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 1.56 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 1.00

Overall Like -1.00
Fun (Social) -1.00
Fun (Solo) -1.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 2.00

Gameplay -1.00
Graphics -1.00
Originality 5.00
Sound/Music -1.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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Trivia

This is supposedly the last vector game.

Cabinet Information

This game was manufactured in a stationary cockpit and a motion simulator cockpit. The latter is white and black with stunning artwork on the back of the large seat.

Miscellaneous

Modification to ITop Gunner ExidyI.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Vertigo Census

There are 14,906 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,180 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

Wanted - There are 2 active VAPS members currently looking for Vertigo.

This game ranks a 5 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]

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