National Game Registry 1979: Asteroids

ASTEROIDS
key personnel
Lyle Rains, Ed Logg

original platform
arcade
developer/publisher
Atari
key personnel
Lyle Rains
Ed Logg

The objective is straightforward: destroy all of the asteroids and move on to the next level. The player can fire projectiles, turn clockwise/counterclockwise, and fly through the field, or enter hyperspace, which relocating the ship to a random location in the field. 

Asteroids was inducted on March 23rd, 2009.

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