Space Invaders was the top-grossing video game worldwide in 1979, having become the arcade game industry's all-time best-seller by 1979. The following table lists the year's top-grossing arcade game in Japan, the United Kingdom, United States, and worldwide.
Sheriff (video game) Simutek Package One; Slot Machine (video game) SOS (arcade game) Space (video game) Space Fever; Space II; Space Invaders Part II; Speed Freak; Star Raiders; Star Trek III.4; Star Trek: Phaser Strike; Starbase Hyperion; Starfighter (video game) Starhawk (1979 video game) Strange Odyssey; Sundance (video game) Super Invader; Superman (Atari 2600)
Video Games 1979: Namco released an early color game Galaxian. Atari released Lunar Lander. Atari also released Asteroids, which becomes Atari’s second best selling game of all time and displaces Space Invaders as the most popular game in the US. Vectorbeam released Tail Gunner, a space shooter with a first-person perspective.
Gaming Through The Ages Phase 1 – 1979 – Adventure – Atari 2600. Arcade Game: Monkey Magic (1979 Nintendo) Arcade Game: Sheriff (1979 Nintendo) Old Handheld Video Games: Electronic Baseball 2 (1979) Roberts Sportrama 8 color pong console.
The 10 Best Videogames of 1979 Adventure. The Atari 2600 was even more technologically limited than arcade games were in 1979, so to pull off this... Akalabeth: World of Doom. The first game by Richard “Lord British” Garriott is essentially the proto-Ultima. In fact it... Asteroids. Asteroids is one ...
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Atari 400 also had a really basic games to offer in 1979. But they offered a little different games – they offered sports (Basketball), they offered action (Outlaw), they offered board games (Chess, Tic-Tac-Toe) and others. But even then, the only game I really enjoyed was another port of Outlaw.
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