Dig Dug (Atari 5200, Cartridge) Atari - 1986 USA, Canada Release

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Dig Dug
Packaging cover Dig Dug.
Product ID 77000-05211
Product UPC 077000052117
Manufacturer # 5211
Platform(s) Atari 5200
Media Cartridge
Copyright date 1986
Publisher(s) Atari
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The underground arcade smash!

Welcome to the underground world of Dig Dug! You get all the action and graphics of the arcade hit- along with your favorite friends Pooka, the bug-eyed balloon, and Fygar, the fire breathing dragon. Avoid these subterranean creatures as you tunnel through the Earth in search of hidden treasure- but don't let them catch you! Blow them up with your pump, or drop rocks on them to escape their evil clutches. Keep digging, and you'll hit pay dirt!

"...the original 'carve your own maze' game..." - Video Games Magazine.

  • One or two players.
  • 12 Skill levels.
  • Create your own maze!
  • Atari brings home another arcade hit!
  • Use your 5200 controllers with this Atari game cartridge.
  • For use with North American and other NTSC television sets only.

System Requirements

Atari 5200

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Dig Dug. Retail Box back Dig Dug.



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