The Activision Decathlon

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

Atari 2600 version

Title screen
The different race events all look like this
The shot put
Jumping over hurdles
The high jump
Throwing the javelin
Pole vaulting
Throwing the discus

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

Atari 5200 version

Title screen
The different race events all look like this
The long jump
Throwing the shot put
Pole vaulting
The javelin
The high jump
Jumping of hurdles

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

Atari 8-bit version

Welcome indeed
Player options
You can play individual events or the whole decathlon
100m sprint
My time's been translated into points
Approaching the long jump line
The outcome of the jump
The circular run-up of the Shot Put
Considering how thin the player looks, this is okay
Running up on the high jump
Cleared the second jump
Jumped too early this time
Too late this time
This is basically the 100m event, but more tiring
Hurdling
Timed those jumps reasonably well
In the discus circle
It lands
In pole position
Took the bar down with the pole
With the man this time
The javelin lands in the surface
The final event is designed to test stamina, especially as you've done 9 others

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

ColecoVision version

Title screen
Getting ready for the 100m dash
The high jump
Pole vaulting
Jumping over hurdles...
The javelin
The shot put
Throwing the discus
Landing after a long jump

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Title screen
The different race events all look like this
The high jump
Pole vaulting
The shot put
Jumping over hurdles
The discus
Throwing the javelin
The long jump

The Activision Decathlon Screenshots

MSX version

Openings screen
100 meters sprint
The Long jump
The High jump
400 meters race
Discus throw
The Pole jump
The Javlin throw
1500 meters race