Electric Company Magazine – 1980 Franken-cover

I always had a soft spot for Frankenstein.Unwillingly brought to life, then shunned for his very existence, Frankie never seemed appreciated for being a big green guy (it ain’t easy) who just wanted some friends. And maybe go for a swim.

That’s why seeing him on a candy-run is a real treat.

The fun-filled Electric Company magazine always had an impressive roster of popular characters, but for this seasonal issue they turned up the power by a few volts.

Better have some candy on hand when he comes knocking!

Atari Adventure Square

Some days you wake up with your trusty sword right next to you.

Other days the keys are locked in the castle.

But the next day is just a reset switch away.

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2 thoughts on “Electric Company Magazine – 1980 Franken-cover

  1. That is beautiful, Atari Adventure Square! Thank you for sharing the cover of this issue of the Electric Company Magazine…if I would have seen this at the school library back in my youth I probably would have flipped the heck out with excitement. :)

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