Catalogue of Arcade Emulation Software - the Absolute Reference

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Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey

Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey (c) 10/1996 Atari Games.

A cutting-edge 3-D hockey game for up to four players. Features input codes for stats tracking, two levels of Cup play, time-released secrets, and player contests with prizes from Atari.


Atari Phoenix hardware

Main CPU : R4700 (@ 100 Mhz)

Sound CPU : ADSP2115 (@ 16 Mhz)

Sound Chips : (2x) DMA-driven (@ 16 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 640 x 480 pixels

Screen refresh : 57.00 Hz

Palette colors : 65536

Players : 4

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 4


This game is an official licensed product of the NHL (National Hockey League) and the NHLPA (National Hockey League Players Association).

During the match, you can see in the background adverts for 'Coca-Cola', 'Upper Deck', 'Campbell's' and 'Chunky'.

Wayne Douglas Gretzky was born in Canada on january 26, 1961. He began playing organized hockey at the age of 6. He entered the WHA (World Hockey Association) on June 12 1978 and the NHL the following year. Winning 57 trophy and cups in all his career, Gretzky retired from the NHL in 1999. In his last game versus the Pittsburgh Penguins on April 29th 1999, he recorded his 2857th point in his 1487th game.


Programmers : Steve Bennetts, Terry Farnham, Steve Thomas

Artists : Bob Ingold, Jeremy Mattson, Patrice Moriarity

Producer : Robert Daly

Associate producer : Howard Lehr

Marketing manager : Derryl Depriest

Technician : Dennis Nale

Audio : John Paul, Doug Brandon, Jon Hey

Hardware designers : Steve Correll, Andrew Dyer, Ross Shaffer, Ray Macika, John Lowes

Game testers : Rob Reininger, David Ortiz, Trenton Lewis, Todd Papy, Jesse Meza

Hardware support : Steve Norris, Don Thomas, Jeff Peters, Pat Cox, Betty Purcell, Sam DeVaney, Bobby Kay, Scott Parrish, Gregg Piotrowski, Al Lasko, Sheridan Oursler, Leroy Brown, Rick Meyette

DCS2 sound system : Matt Booty, Ed Keenan

Support programmers : Bruce Rogers, David Shepperd, Robert Birmingham, Mike Albaugh, Mike Lynch, Jason Skiles, Chris Krubel, Forrest Miller

Executive producer : Mark Stepen Pierce

Publicist : Tracy Egan

Additional technicians : Mark Hoendervoogt, Minh Nguyen, Todd Modjeski, Pete Mokris

Mechanical engineers : Mark Gruber, Ralph Perez, Ted Valavanis, Tom Sedor, Chris Bobrowski

Development hardware engineers : Alan Gray, John Moore, Sam Lee, Senthil Vinayagam, Mark Hess

Cabinet designers : Nik Ehrlich, Rudy Aguire, Joyce Fluty, Mark Gruber, Pete Takaichi

Motion capture models : Wayne Gretzky, Eddie Mio, Charlie Simmons, Howard Lehr, Steve Thomas, Robert Daly

Video production : Joe Noyes, Greg Allen, Brent Englund, Eric Durfey

Statistics : George Zeimek, Robert Daly


* Consoles :

Nintendo 64 (1996) : features Arcade and Simulation modes.