History VideoGame / LunarLander

4th Feb '16 3:16:40 AM GrammarNavi
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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[UsefulNotes/MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory, or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.

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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[UsefulNotes/MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame UsefulNotes/ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory, or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.
17th Nov '15 10:14:30 AM Morgenthaler
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* AttractMode: The Atari version.

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* GameOver

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* NoPlotNoProblem
* RagdollPhysics
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* SideView
* SimulationGame

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* TechDemoGame: The 1973 version.
* VectorGame

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16th Nov '15 1:55:47 PM Morgenthaler
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* TheGoldenAgeOfVideoGames: The Atari version.
11th Jul '15 5:16:10 PM nombretomado
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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory, or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.

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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[MainframesAndMinicomputers [[UsefulNotes/MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory, or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.
26th Aug '13 12:09:23 AM Rotpar
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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory[[hottip:*:Or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame]]: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.

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The first versions were written in the late [[TheSixties 1960s]] and early [[TheSeventies 1970s]] by Jim Storer, Eric Peters, and William Labaree II for DEC [[MainframesAndMinicomputers minicomputers]], and published as BASIC type-in programs. The earliest version was created in 1969. The first version with graphics was released in 1973 as a TechDemoGame for a DEC's new [=GT40=] vector graphics terminal. {{Atari}} released an ArcadeGame version in 1979. This version featured one of the first examples of BribingYourWayToVictory[[hottip:*:Or BribingYourWayToVictory, or at least more gameplay, because it's an EndlessGame]]: EndlessGame: You could insert coins during gameplay to buy more fuel.
12th Jul '13 1:15:15 AM Tonestronaut
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12th Jul '13 1:14:17 AM Tonestronaut
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It later became a MiniGame in other games, and was ported to every platform imaginable, even pocket calculators. There are now several free versions online.

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It later became a MiniGame in other games, and was [[PortOverdosed ported to every platform imaginable, imaginable]], even pocket calculators. There are now several free versions online.


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