Digital Simulated Pinball. Ashlyn Zoecklein David Hawkey. Introduction.
A digital pinball machine that utilizes a general purpose computer for a simulated 3D pinball game displayed on flat panel monitors. The machine has actual pinball controls for authentic pinball look and feel. The machine is capable of simulating multiple playfields and accepting payment for game play.
Max Angle Constraint
Center Pin Pivot Constraint
Rest Angle Constraint
Spring Return Torque
Apply Coil Torque
Apply Spring Return Torque
Emulated Dot Matrix Display
Player Scores / AnimationsBackboard Application
Each bitmap pixel interpreted as a brightness level for a single dot matrix led
300x100 Grayscale Surface
(array of bytes)
Emulated dot matrix display drawn to screen