Centipede (Atari 5200, Cartridge) Atari - 1982 USA, Canada Release

From Eli's Software Encyclopedia
Packaging cover Centipede.
Product ID 77000-05215
Product UPC 077000052155
Manufacturer # 5215
Platform(s) Atari 5200
Packaging Retail Box
Media Cartridge
Copyright date 1982
Publisher(s) Atari
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Venture into an enchanted forest filled with magic mushrooms that is ruled by a giant centipede along with poisonous spiders, scorpions and fleas. You go to battle against these evil creatures armed with three magic wands. If they reach you before you zap them, they'll snatch your wand away. But, don't be faint-hearted, stand and fight!

6 Game variations.

Special features:

  • Extra lives
  • Varying speeds
  • Children's version

One or two players.
Use your 5200 controllers with this Atari game cartridge. Included are two keypad overlays for your controllers.

Trak-Ball compatible.
Bring arcade action into your home! Play Centipede with Atari's new Trak-Ball option.

System Requirements

Atari 5200
Misc Support Trackball

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Centipede. Retail Box back Centipede.



Package Contents




Cheats or Easter Eggs

Technical Notes