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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 MSX Fly through the markers
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Arcade Best scores
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 5200 Title screen
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom VIC-20 A large enemy appears

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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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User Reviews

Skim the Planet of Zoom avoiding obstacles before you launch into a space battle TI-99/4A Andy Frueh (131)

Critic Reviews

Micro 7 Atari 8-bit Feb, 1984 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 50
All Game Guide Arcade 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
All Game Guide ColecoVision 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
The Video Game Critic Atari 5200 Dec 31, 2002 C- 42
Popular Computing Weekly ZX Spectrum Jul 18, 1985 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
TeleMatch Atari 2600 Jan, 1984 4 out of 6 40
ZX Spectrum Gamer ZX Spectrum Apr, 2012 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 33
Woodgrain Wonderland Atari 2600 Oct 14, 2016 D+ 33
All Game Guide Atari 2600 1998 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
The Video Game Critic ColecoVision May 11, 2006 D 25

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Trivia

Cancelled Intellivision version

SEGA announced a version for Intellivision but it was never released.
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