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Ernie's ship has run out of fuel and it is up to you to help him.

Use the buttons of the controller to move your ship left or right and beam letters to the correct slots on Ernie's ship. Once all the letters are in place, Ernie can fly away.

This game helps kids learn to recognize letters, match capital letters to lower case, and recognize easy-to-confuse letters. Alpha Beam with Ernie is designed for ages 3-7.

The game manual also contains a read-aloud story.


Alpha Beam with Ernie Atari 2600 Beginning a one player game
Alpha Beam with Ernie Atari 2600 Title screen
Alpha Beam with Ernie Atari 2600 Beginning a two player game

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Le Geek Feb, 2011 3.5 out of 5 70
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LepricahnsGold (142461) added Alpha Beam with Ernie (Atari 2600) on Jun 24, 2006
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