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August 21, 2006 1:36 PM   Subscribe

Skatefall. It's what happens when you jam a copy of Thrasher Magazine into an Atari 2600. via
posted by Smart Dalek (12 comments total)

 
Nine kinds of awesome.
posted by solid-one-love at 1:49 PM on August 21, 2006


That's damn hard.
posted by brain_drain at 1:50 PM on August 21, 2006


It's no Escape from Skateboard Mountain, but it will do in a pinch, I suppose.
posted by illovich at 1:52 PM on August 21, 2006


The learning curve gets quite steep - I thought I was doing brilliantly until I overcooked it and fell into a hole. Good fun though.
posted by greycap at 2:19 PM on August 21, 2006


I really wanted to like this, but all it did was remind me how much atari sucked. (all sentimentality aside, it really did)
posted by BrodieShadeTree at 2:45 PM on August 21, 2006


You own a pop culture giftshop AND you think Atari 2600 sucked? For shame.
posted by glenwood at 3:05 PM on August 21, 2006


This is fantastic.
posted by ninjew at 3:14 PM on August 21, 2006


glenwood. I played it for hours, man, but when I go back to it, aside from the retro sentiment, its just boooring.
posted by BrodieShadeTree at 4:22 PM on August 21, 2006


That was quite fun, thank you.
posted by squidfartz at 4:47 PM on August 21, 2006


weeeee, can't get into these anymore, my xbox has ruined all cool little video games....
posted by jacob hauser at 5:26 PM on August 21, 2006


Wait till you get the double jump and start soaring across entire screens.
posted by Eideteker at 8:48 PM on August 21, 2006


Fantastic stuff, thanks for the link!
posted by ktoad at 2:39 PM on August 22, 2006


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