Marvin's Maze

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Marvin's Maze
Developer(s) SNK
Publisher(s) SNK
Platform(s) Arcade
Release 12/1983
Genre(s) Maze
Mode(s) Two players alternating turns
Cabinet Upright, Cocktail
CPU (2x) Z80 (@ 3.36 MHz)
Sound Sound CPU: Z80 (@ 4 MHz); sound chips: (2x) AY8910 (@ 2 MHz), Namco (@ 31.25 kHz)
Display Raster, 224 x 288 pixels (Vertical), 288 colors

Marvin's Maze is an arcade game released by SNK in 1983.

Plot[edit]

Marvin's Maze is a maze game where the player fight against Robonoids while trying to clear the maze of dots. There are two ways to finish each rack: eating up all the dots, or destroying a certain number of Robonoids (listed at the bottom of the screen). Two ways to destroy the Robonoids: shoot them, or remove the ground from under them at certain points of the maze (the 'Trick').

Scoring[edit]

  • 1 Robonoid: 500
  • 2 Robonoids: 1500
  • 3 Robonoids: 3500
  • 4 Robonoids: 7500
  • 5 Robonoids: 15500
  • Dot: 100
  • Super Dot: 200
  • Trick (remove ground from under Robonoid): 500
  • Bonus at end of round: 500 X number of Robonoids destroyed