Astroblast for the Atari 2600

Astroblast was the Astromash port for the Atari 2600. It is a delightful instance of a port of a game, despite having lower graphics, is actually better than the original.

Dungeons & Dragons Monster Cards – Displacer Beast

The DIsplacer Beast is a terrifying space-shifting feline that has been around for the entire time Dungeons & Dragons has existing. So let’s take a look at the Monster Card that was released for it in 1982 and learn a little bit about the origins of this iconic creature.

Assault for the Atari 2600

Released in 1983, Assault is a decent game from Bomb. It is fast based with good graphics and interesting gameplay. I am happy to have it in my Atari collection.

Troop Beverly Hills - Title Card

What a Thrill: “Troop Beverly Hills” Turns 30!

The story of a spoiled, rich society woman, skilled in the wilds of Beverly Hills, learned a whole other set of skills in the wilds of…the Southern California wilderness. That story is actually the movie “Troop Beverly Hills” and it turned thirty this week!

Artillery Duel for the Atari 2600

Artillery Duel is a wonderfully made game filled with lots of features and solid Atari graphics. Unfortunately it is also painfully slow. Which makes it fun to try, but does not add much in the way replayability.