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Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom (Atari 5200)

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Description

Loosely based on the Buck Rogers comic strips, Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom is a fast-paced arcade racing game taking place on a futuristic racetrack. Guide your spaceship between pylons and shoot down other enemy racers.

Screenshots

Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 5200 Flying through space...
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 5200 Title screen
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 5200 A game in progress
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 5200 Watch out for flying saucers and other enemies...

Alternate Titles

  • "Zoom 909" -- Japanese SG-1000 title
  • "Zoom 909" -- Unlicenced Arcade Title
  • "ズーム909" -- Japanese SG-1000 spelling

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The Press Says

Digital Press - Classic Video Games Feb 08, 2004 5 out of 10 50
The Video Game Critic Dec 31, 2002 C- 42

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Trivia

Cancelled Intellivision version

SEGA announced a version for Intellivision but it was never released.
Jeanne (75617) added Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom (Atari 5200) on Dec 06, 2003
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