Blasted Right in the Astro

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Time to show people the first game I really got addicted to, the first that I guess could qualify as my “favorite game”, around age 4 or 5. Astroblast, on Atari 2600!


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  1. I loved Astroblast as a kid. My next door neighbor had it, and we used to pop it in from time to time. I didn’t know, however, that you could play with the paddles. I don’t have a set of those on my current 2600, nor have I tracked down a copy of this game, but I might have to do that.

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