Basic Math

Basic Math (or Fun With Numbers) is an educational cartridge for Atari 2600. The game was one of the nine launch titles offered when the Atari 2600 went on sale in September 1977. Basic Math gameplay The player’s objective is to solve basic arithmetic problems. Game variations determine whether the player solves addition, subtraction, multiplication, … Read more

Yars’ Revenge

Yars’ Revenge original Atari 2600 manual Atari Game Program Instructions: CX2655 TABLE OF CONTENTS TERMINOLOGY 1 GAME PLAY 1 USING THE CONTROLLERS 3 CONSOLE CONTROLS 4 GAME VARIATIONS 4 SCORING 5 HELPFUL HINTS 1.YARS’ REVENGE: TERMINOLOGY YAR -> Fly simulator under direct user control.ENERGY MISSILE -> Missile shot by Yar, removes cells.QOTILE -> Laser-base like … Read more

Warlords

Warlords resembles a combination of Breakout and Quadrapong (an early Atari arcade game); up to four players play the game at the same time, and the “castles” in the four corners of the screen are brick walls that can be broken with a flaming ball. Warlords gameplay Warlords is a battle between four warlords, 1-4 … Read more

Video Olympics

Video Olympics is one of the nine 2600 launch titles Atari published when that system was released in September 1977. The cartridge is a collection of games from Atari’s popular arcade Pong series. Sears title: Pong Sports Video Olympics gameplay The games are a collection of bat-and-ball style games, including several previously released by Atari, … Read more

Video Pinball

Sears title: Arcade Pinball Video Pinball gameplay Video Pinball is a loose simulation of an arcade pinball machine: ball launcher, flippers, bumpers, and spinners. Hitting the Atari logo on the playfield four times awards an extra ball. Moving the Atari joystick down pulls the pinball machine plunger back while pressing the joystick button shoots the … Read more