Love the perspective on this “Crazy Climber” Atari ad. It almost makes you think you are going to play an 8-bit “Mirror’s Edge”. Totally fooled me into buying this as a kid. How could anyone resist it? The flier for the arcade version makes it look like it will be “Die-Hard” meets “Towering Inferno” on steroids.
So what did the game actually look like?
…and you are going to love this one.
OK, so it is not exactly the 3D vomit fest that “Mirror’s Edge” is, but you have to admire the advertising people and their strategy. I did not when I bought piece of junk, but when I see it in my collection and look at these ads, I cannot help but smile at my naivete.
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