Gravitar (Atari 2600, Cartridge) Atari - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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Packaging cover Gravitar.
Product ID 77000-50191
Product UPC 077000501912
Manufacturer # CX2685
Platform(s) Atari 2600
Packaging Retail Box
Media Cartridge
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Atari
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Defeat the deadly G-Forces!

Gravitar is out to conquer the universe! Gravity is his lethal weapon. First, he bombards each galaxy with hostile gravitational forces. Then, in each galaxy's solar system, he installs a powerful reactor, creating a killer sun which destroys all life on the surrounding planets. He blockades those planets with deadly rammers and automated bunkers programmed to shoot any and all would-be defenders. So far, his deadly plan has conquered four galaxies, each of which contain three solar systems.

Your galaxy is under threat of attack from Gravitar. The only possible way to stop him is to break his hold on the four galaxies. You can either destroy the bunkers on all the planets, or activate the reactor at the core of the Alien Reactor Base and escape before the deadly explosion. Each planet has a treacherous landscape and an even more dangerous gravitational field. Time is running out- Gravitar is coming closer!

  • For one player.
  • For use with the Atari 2600 and 7800 series systems.
  • For use with joystick controller.
  • Five skill levels.
  • Five game variations.

System Requirements

Atari 2600

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Gravitar. Retail Box back Gravitar.



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