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Comboman
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Re: Guided Missile revisited
12/21/14 04:38 PM


> The illuminated backlit lamps support is excellent. The artwork section should
> eventually have different download files available for those that want either artwork
> style (backlit lamp being visible or no backlit lamp support)
>
> Some of the various Midway glossy parts catalogs of 1970s/1980s era Midway games show
> an internal illustrated cab view showing where the backlit lamps are mounted within
> the cab. It isn't as accurate compared to getting a quality photo/video to work with
> as reference material, but the cab illustrations within the Midway catalogs do
> indicate where interior backlit lamps are mounted behind the front plexiglass bezel.

Guided Missile uses five bulbs in a straight line with no attempt to align them with the artwork on the glass. I suspect other Midway games are similar.



> Midway Clowns, Midway Gunfight would look good with backlit lamp support as
> well....especially Midway Clowns imo. I liked the cab design look of Midway Clowns,
> but Clowns gameplay was nowhere near as good as Exidy's Circus.

I've always thought of Gunfight as an unfinished version of Boothill and never bothered with it. Maybe I'll take another look. Boothill might also benefit from backlighting.







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* Guided Missile revisited Comboman 12/14/14 11:44 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited SpudsMcToole  02/03/17 01:44 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Comboman  02/21/17 01:35 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Envisaged0ne  02/21/17 02:22 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Comboman  02/21/17 01:44 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Envisaged0ne  02/06/17 07:00 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited SpudsMcToole  02/06/17 08:03 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited gregf  12/21/14 12:26 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Comboman  12/21/14 04:38 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited gregf  12/25/14 09:20 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited blinddog  12/19/14 08:13 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited AntoPISA  12/15/14 09:14 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Robbbert  12/15/14 03:57 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Antny  12/15/14 04:19 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited RPOR6V  12/16/14 03:55 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Comboman  12/16/14 04:54 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited myclone  12/16/14 12:34 PM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited RPOR6V  12/18/14 12:41 AM
. * Re: Guided Missile revisited Comboman  12/17/14 03:51 AM

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