Data East Star Wars – New Chips

The chips were in, so I did likely the easiest and most impactful upgrades I can do to this machine. The unofficial code from the great Chad Hendrickson addresses some balance issues with the original scoring. And the NVRAM allows settings and high scores to be saved without batteries, and without the risk of leaking battery acid.

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CPU chip from Matt’s Basement Arcade

NVRAM from Pinitech