Month: September 2015

1977 Greats #07 – SHOOTING STARS

SHOOTING STARSYear:  1977 Platform:  APPLE II (Computer) Developer:   Programma Intl. ? Genre:   Puzzle The early days of Apple software are a wild wild west of ownership, distribution and marketing.  It’s pretty difficult to tell who wrote what and when, in-part because there was really no distribution channel, or standard way […]

1977 Greats #06 – VIDEO OLYMPICS

VIDEO OLYMPICS Year:  1977 Platform:  Atari 2600 (Console) Developer:   Atari Genre:   BALL & PADDLE I just HAVE to bring this game up, because this was the PONG-KILLER app! Nobody (uh, well nobody sane) ever really craved playing another “Pong-like” game again after they had this little cartridge.  Load this up […]