Whirlwind (Williams, 1990)

Whirlwind

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Manufacturer

Williams Electronic Games, Inc. (United States)

January 1st, 1990

7300 units

Whirlwind on the IPSND.


Main details

Williams System 11B
4 player game

alphanumeric

normal

manual

No

Yes

No

No


Popularity and ranking

This machine has been rated by 499 users and currently ranks #34 in the Top 100

Playfield details

3
3
2
6
0
0
0
4
Yes
No
Yes

Design team

Concept: Pat Lawlor
Game Design: Pat Lawlor
Artwork: John Youssi


Noteworthy features

  • The right ramp acts as a divider, that can be set down as an actual ramp or up to reveal a saucer under it.
  • Three rotating disks in middle playfield.

Trivia

  • A small amount of Whirlwind machines had a Diamond Plated playfield (See the photo section).

Backbox ornament(s)

Fan on backbox blows air to player during various times of the game, including multiball.

Video mode

This machine has no dot matrix or video display, so it has no videmode.

Latest software version

Latest software version is unknown.

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