...under development 1 Button 1983 20th Century Fox 3 quarters (3 stars) Atari 2600 VCS Game Systems Isometric View Joystick L Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) Unreleased Prototypes


The Game: You’re manning an experimental laser in a shooting gallery, trying to zap objects as they cross a screen at the far end of the room. A direct hit scores points, but the clock is always ticking down and any objects that haven’t been shot down will remain in play until they’re eliminated. At …

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...under development 1 Button 1983 4 quarters (4 stars) Atari 2600 VCS Coleco Game Systems Joystick L Maze Shooting At Enemies Unreleased Prototypes


The Game: What if you were out to perform daring, air-show-style aerial acrobatics, and someone was shooting at you at the same time? Wouldn’t that be dandy? Lucky you, that’s what you’re doing in this game. With a mandate to DESTROY TERMINAL, you set out to obliterate an airport terminal protected by armed hot air …

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...on computers 1 Button 1985 5 quarters (5 stars) Activision Commodore 64 Joystick Keyboard L Role Playing Game

Little Computer People

The Game: Does it ever seem like your computer has a mind of its own? Maybe it does! Activision’s Little Computer People provides computer owners with a virtual three-story house, designed to lure the computer people out of your wiring and into a hospitable habitat. Once a little person has moved into his new home …

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...at home 1987 2 Buttons 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Adventure D-Pad Game Systems home video games only L NES Nintendo Role Playing Game

The Legend Of Zelda

The Game: Link wanders the kingdom of Hyrule, attempting to defeat the minions of the evil Ganon and trying to gather the weapons, tools, and items he will need to free the kingdom. Most vital on his quest is the recovery of all the pieces of the magical Triforce, the most powerful force that can …

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...in your pocket 1990 3 quarters (3 stars) Collecting Objects D-Pad Data East / DECO Game Boy (original) Handheld / Portable Games L Maze

Lock ‘N’ Chase

The Game: You’re in charge of a getaway car loaded with crafty criminals. Your job is to sneak around the maze, avoid a bunch of cranky cops who are hot on your trail, and grab all the dough – and, of course, to escape so you can steal again another day. But the cops can …

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...at home 2000 4 quarters (4 stars) Action Strategy Available In Our Store Collecting Objects D-Pad Game Systems Isometric View L Lego Media More Than 2 Buttons Playstation Real Time Strategy Side-Scrolling Vertical Scrolling

Lego Rock Raiders

The Game: The Rock Raiders are zipping through space, looking for another planet to explore, when a gigantic wormhole opens up and whisks them into the next galaxy. Before you can say “Mister Paris, engage!,” Chief and his crew are already scouting out new worlds to mine. One planet seems like a particularly promising candidate, …

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1 Button 2008 5 quarters (5 stars) Atari 2600 VCS AtariAge.com Game Systems Homebrews Joystick L Shooting At Enemies Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders) Special Vertical Scrolling

Lead (Atari 2600)

The Game: Players pilot a ship barrelling relentlessly down an enclosed tunnel. Turning around simply isn’t an option, and through various stages the player has to blast away at everything in sight, avoid everything in sight, and catch objects without blasting them. This all probably sounds easy, but the tunnels are rather twisty, and the …

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