...at home 1 Button 1981 3 quarters (3 stars) Atari 2600 VCS Game Systems Games By Apollo Joystick S Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) Vertical Scrolling

Spacechase

The Game: Piloting a lone spaceship zipping over a planet’s surface in a low, fast orbit, your mission is to kick some evasive alien butt. Drawing a bead on the aliens is much harder than it looks, and they arrive in waves of four. Naturally, it seems like it’s much easier for them to target …

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...at home 1 Button 1981 3 quarters (3 stars) Atari 2600 VCS Climbing Game Systems Games By Apollo I Joystick Shooting At Enemies

Infiltrate

The Game: You’re trapped in a multi-story building with hostile forces all around. Your infiltration mission has gone from mere espionage to a battle for survival – a battle you’re probably not going to win. Board elevators to reach the opposite level of the screen to retrieve enemy secrets, all while avoiding enemy agents and …

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...at home 1 Button 1982 2 quarters (2 stars) Atari 2600 VCS Game Systems Games By Apollo Isometric View Joystick R Sports

Racquetball

The Game: One or two players try to keep a ball in motion in an enclosed space; standard racquetball rules apply. (Games By Apollo, 1982) Memories: As discussed earlier in our review of Skeet Shoot, Games By Apollo was the first third-party game software supplier for the Atari 2600 founded by a speculator with no …

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...at home 1 Button 1982 2 quarters (2 stars) Atari 2600 VCS G Game Systems Games By Apollo Paddle / Rotary Knob Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders)

Guardian

The Game: Players control a single laser cannon responsible for defending several planets who don’t seem to be able to look out for themselves. The cannon squares off against an alien mothership which deploys its own fleet of attack ships to destroy those planets. Good news: the planets are protected by a force field spanning …

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