'Defender' for the Atari 2600, Game Packaging

Made:
1982 in United States
maker:
Atari Inc.

Packaging for the game 'Defender' for the Atari 2600, made by Atari in the United States, 1982.

'Defender' was a side-scrolling shooter game, the player controls a space ship, destroying aliens whilst protecting astronauts. The game is credited as the first horizontally scrolling game.

Details

Category:
Computing & Data Processing
Object Number:
2007-5026/8
type:
packaging
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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