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Activision Decathlon, The
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Console: Atari 2600
Region:U
Year: 1983
RFG ID #: U-005-S-00040-A
Part #: AZ-030
UPC: 047875100300
Developer: David Crane
Publisher: Activision
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Genre: Sports
Sub-genre: Track & Field
Players: 1-4
Controller: Standard Controller
Media Format: Cartridge 8 KB
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Collection Stats:

  • 158 of 7329 collectors (2.1%) have this game in their collection
  • 3 of 7329 collectors (0%) have this game in their wishlist.
  • 1 of 7329 collectors (0%) have this game for sale or trade.
Variations:

Console Reg. Type Title Publisher Year Genre
Atari 2600 E S Activision Decathlon, The Activision 1983 Sports
Atari 2600 E S Activision Decathlon, The [White Label] Activision 1988 Sports
Atari 2600 Canada S Activision Decathlon, The Activision 1983 Sports
Atari 2600 A S Decathlon Home Entertainment Suppliers (HES) Sports
Related Games:

Console Reg. Type Title Publisher Year Genre
Atari 5200 United States S Activision Decathlon, The Activision 1984 Sports
ColecoVision U S Activision Decathlon, The Activision 1984 Sports
Atari 8-bit Family U S Activision Decathlon, The Activision 1984 Sports
Commodore 64 U S Decathlon, The Activision [Cartridge Version] Activision 1984 Sports
Mattel Intellivision U S Super Pro Decathlon INTV 1988 Sports
Game Trivia:

  • Also released on the Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit computers, ColecoVision, Commodore 64 and MSX.
  • This game is notorious for the wear and damage it can inflict on the standard Atari controller, as the player must rapidly move the joystick side to side in order to move faster.
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