...on computers 1980 4 quarters (4 stars) Action Strategy B Home Computer System Keyboard Milton Bradley Shooting At Enemies Texas Instruments TI 99/4a


The Game: Piloting your mobile cannon around a cluttered playfield, you have but one task: clear the screen of mines, without blowing yourself up, in the time allotted. If you don’t clear the screen, or manage to detonate a mine so close to yourself that it takes you out, the game is over. If you …

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...on computers 1 Button 1981 4 quarters (4 stars) Joystick Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) T Texas Instruments TI 99/4a

TI Invaders

The Game: It’s quite simple, really. You’re the pilot of a ground-based mobile weapons platform, and there are buttloads of alien meanies headed right for you. Your only defense is a quartet of shields which are degraded by any weapons fire – yours or theirs – and a quick trigger finger. Occasionally a mothership zips …

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...on computers 1982 3 quarters (3 stars) Collecting Objects Home Computer System Joystick Keyboard M Maze Texas Instruments TI 99/4a

Munch Man

The Game: You control a round creature consisting of a mouth and little else. When the game begins, you’re given about two seconds’ head start to venture into the maze before blobby monsters are released from their cages and begin pursuing you. As you move, Munch Man leaves a trail in his wake; you advance …

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...on computers 1982 5 quarters (5 stars) Home Computer System Keyboard Role Playing Game T Texas Instruments TI 99/4a

Tunnels Of Doom

The Game: A party of up to four adventurers descends into the depths of a dungeon to recover their kidnapped king and find his magical orb. Along the way, the band of intrepid adventurers will have to fight off everything from packs of wild dogs to evil creatures determined to bring the quest to an …

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...on computers 1983 5 quarters (5 stars) Home Computer System Keyboard M Milton Bradley Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) TI 99/4a

Meteor Belt

The Game: An evil force near the planet Jupiter has commandeered the asteroid belt between that giant planet and Mars as its personal defense shield. Your mission is simple: man a mobile weapons platform on the inner solar system’s side of the asteroid belt, exchange fire with the enemy (who can be the computer or …

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...on computers 1983 4 quarters (4 stars) Atari computer games only Home Computer System Joystick M Maze TI 99/4a

Ms. Pac-Man

The Game: As the bride of that most famous of single-celled omniphage life forms, your job is pretty simple – eat all the dots, gulp the large blinking dots in each corner of the screen and eat the monsters while they’re blue, and avoid the monsters the rest of the time. Occasionally various fruits and …

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...on computers 1983 4 quarters (4 stars) Atari computer games only Home Computer System Joystick Keyboard Maze P TI 99/4a


The Game: As a round yellow creature consisting of a mouth and nothing else, you maneuver around a relatively simple maze, gobbling small dots and evading four colorful monsters who can eat you on contact. In four corners of the screen, large flashing dots enable you to turn the tables and eat the monsters for …

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...on computers 1983 4 quarters (4 stars) Home Computer System Imagic Keyboard S Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) Texas Instruments TI 99/4a

Super Demon Attack

The Game: Demons coalesce into existence in mid-air above your cannon. Send them back where they came from by force. (Texas Instruments, under license from Imagic, 1983) Memories: Somewhat similar to the Intellivision edition of Imagic’s Demon Attack in look and feel, this TI version of the game takes advantage of that computer’s graphics capabilities …

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...under development 1983 2 quarters (2 stars) Climbing F Fighting Home Computer System Joystick Maze Side-Scrolling Texas Instruments TI 99/4a Unreleased Prototypes


The Game: Pirates have kidnapped your girlfriend, Cheri, and it’s your job to rescue her, from landing your hot air balloon on the deck of the pirate ship and trying to free her, to flying and climbing your way through the jungle to rescue her from jungle animals who have abducted her from the pirates. …

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...on computers 1986 4 quarters (4 stars) Home Computer System Isometric View Joystick Jumping Keyboard Navarone Software T TI 99/4a


The Game: As Topper the top-hat-wearing turtle, your job is to jump from platform to platform until every platform on the screen is the same color, all without jumping into the empty space beyond the platforms. But as easy as this task may sound, it’s not that easy: rambunctious rabbits are ready to pounce on …

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