1001 Video Games
appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die
by General Editor Tony Mott
Development of the original Battlezone
coin-op was a team effort: Morgan Hoff
was the project leader; Jed Margolin
handled electrical engineering; Ed Rotberg
programmed it; Roger Hector
modelled all 3D objects as minimally as possible, and Howie Delman
's vector-graphics generator was used.
References to the game
units appear in the movies:
- Tron (1982)
- Joysticks (1983)
- The Philadelphia Experiment (1984)
- Running Scared (1986)
kept pestering Rotberg to make the volcano on the horizon active; Rotberg brushed him off, challenging Rubin to write the code for the volcano himself if he felt so strongly about it# The next morning, there it was sitting on his desk.
Information also contributed by
PCGamer77 and FatherJack.
- Retro Gamer
- Issue 46 - #20 in the "Top 25 Atari 2600 Games" poll