Atari 800 - 1982
Alien Swarm is a simple space shooter similar to Galaxian. The player controls a space ship and shoots aliens. The player's ship has unlimited ammunition, and is at the bottom of the screen, while the enemies come down from the top.
Atari 800 - 1983
The player moves Captain Beeble through a series of tunnels and caves by directing the thrust of his jet-pack, similar to the control in Asteroids. A light gravity effect is the only external force moving Captain Beeble. In each level the player must pilot the captain through labyrinthine caves, dealing with Space Invaders-like "bugs" and moving blocks along the way, to retrieve a crystal and return it to the "C.P.U."—Crystal Processing Unit—where he began. Beeble's task is complicated by limited jet pack fuel and the volatility of the crystal. If he carries the crystal too long it...