1001 Video GamesThe Arcade version of Xevious appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
Atari 7800 launchXevious was one of the "Fabulous Eleven" launch games for the Atari 7800.
Cancelled portsAtari were doing ports to its 2600 and 5200 consoles which reached a mature state but were abandoned. Prototypes have surfaced and have been made available as dumps on the net.
- Issue 04/1984 – #2 Arcade Game of the Year 1983 (Readers' Vote)
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