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Warp Warp Warp Warp - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Warp Warp - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee

Description

You control a monster fighter. A warp zone is set in the middle of the screen. Warp to the next level when flashing.

Warp Warp was produced by Rock-Ola Mfg. Corp. in 1981.

Rock-Ola Mfg. Corp. released 259 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1928. Rock-Ola Mfg. Corp. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Rock-Ola Mfg. Corp. during the time period Warp Warp was produced include: 480 techna jukebox, 464, Model 460 Music Jukebox, 450, 448, Fantasy, Jump Bug, Demon, Eyes, and Mermaid

Specs

Name Warp Warp
Developer Rock-Ola Mfg. Corp. (United States)
Year 1981
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10407
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Monitor
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific Warp Warp Pinout
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire/Place Bomb
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Bezel Warp Warp Bezel Image

Game Play

You play a monster fighter who can move and shoot in four directions. There are two worlds, the maze world and the space world.

  • In the maze world you maneuver around blocks while dropping bombs to blow up the monsters chasing you, if you hold the fire/bomb button down for a few seconds the explosion is greater.
  • The space world is where you start and you run around shooting the same monsters from the maze world. The monsters will change colors randomly and often, if you shoot three of the same color in a row then a special monster will move along one side (top, left, etc.) of the screen, shoot this monster and you get bonus points.

In the middle of the screen in both worlds there are two bars. After a while they will flash WARP in them and upon entering you will be transported to the alternate world. If you fail to enter the WARP and stay in one world too long, a little jingle will play, the music will speed up, and the monsters will become much faster and more determined to get you.

Extra lives are awarded at 8,000, 30,000, 60,000, etc. If you destroy all monsters in either world you will begin the space world anew.

Warp Warp KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.23 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 4.20

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 4.67
Fun (Solo) 3.67
Collector Desire 4.67

Technical Rating: 4.25

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 3.67
Originality 4.33
Sound/Music 5.00

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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Cabinet Information

The front of the cabinet is blue. The sides are white with a decal of a player shooting enemy monsters.

Miscellaneous

Licensed to Rock-Ola for US manufacture and distribution.

COPY OF: Warp Warp

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Warp Warp Census

There are 14,830 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,504 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,883 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Common - There are 42 known instances of this machine owned by Warp Warp collectors who are active members. Of these, 32 of them are original dedicated machines. 10 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a Warp Warp machines for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Warp Warp circuit board for sale.

Wanted - There are 3 active VAPS members currently looking for Warp Warp.

This game ranks a 10 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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]

Flyers

Technical

CPU: 8080

Manuals

Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 111; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 111; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Dedicated

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