Atari 2600 RPG Archive

  • Game: Adventure System: Atari 2600 Year: 1979 Type: Action-Adventure Claim to Fame: Atari’s  7th best selling Atari 2600 game Trivia: Despite discouragement from his boss at Atari who said it could not be done, game designer Warren Robinett created a graphic game loosely based on the text game Colossal Cave Adventure. Warren Robinett also created the first “Easter Egg” in an adventure game when he programmed “Adventure”. (Note that I have found more than one and located some cool glitches and bugs which can cause interesting outcomes as well! -JN) Adventure for Atari 2600; The first adventure game I ever played. When I was a kid my family didn’t have a lot of extra money to buy frivolous things like […]

    Retro Gaming: Adventure for Atari 2600

    Game: Adventure System: Atari 2600 Year: 1979 Type: Action-Adventure Claim to Fame: Atari’s  7th best selling Atari 2600 game Trivia: Despite discouragement from his boss at Atari who said it could not be done, game designer Warren Robinett created a graphic game loosely based on the text game Colossal Cave Adventure. Warren Robinett also created the first “Easter Egg” in an adventure game when he programmed “Adventure”. (Note that I have found more than one and located some cool glitches and bugs which can cause interesting outcomes as well! -JN) Adventure for Atari 2600; The first adventure game I ever played. When I was a kid my family didn’t have a lot of extra money to buy frivolous things like […]

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