Star Strike

ATARI 2600 CARTRIDGE [#4313]

Release 1983

Program: David Akers

Sound Effects/Music: Patricia Lewis Du Long

CATALOG DESCRIPTION (January 1983, Consumer Electronics Show)

Hair-trigger action as you hurtle your spaceship through a trench to destroy the alien force that is threatening the planet earth! Enemy starships try to blast you into bits as you bomb heir alien missile silos. Three-dimensional action. (One player.)

DEVELOPMENT HISTORY

Star Strike is the Atari version of the Intellivision Star Strike cartridge.


FUN FACT: Star Strike is the only M Network Atari release not based on a licensed title to have the same name as its Intellivsion counterpart.

FUN FACT: The Atari 2600 was originally called simply the Atari Video Game System (VCS). The 2600 designation was added later. Star Strike was the first M Network Atari release to declare on the box "For Your Atari 2600 Game System" instead of "For Your Atari Video Game System."