The Schworak Site | Log In | Up One Level
3DOAmigaArcadeAtari 2600Atari 7800Atari JaguarAtari Jaguar CDAtari XEColecovisionCommodore 64IntellivisionMac OSMagnavox Odyssey 2Microsoft XboxMicrosoft Xbox 360Neo GeoNintendo 64Nintendo DSNintendo Entertainment System (NES)Nintendo Game BoyNintendo Game Boy AdvanceNintendo Game Boy ColorNintendo GameCubeNintendo WiiNintendo Wii UPCSega 32XSega CDSega DreamcastSega Game GearSega GenesisSega Master SystemSega Mega DriveSega SaturnSony PlaystationSony Playstation 2Sony Playstation 3Sony Playstation PortableSony Playstation VitaSuper Nintendo (SNES)TurboGrafx 16
A.E.Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of MysteryAdventure IIArchon: The Light and the DarkAsteroidsAstro ChaseAstro GroverAtlantisAttack of the Mutant CamelsB.C.'s Quest for TiresBallblazerBarroom BaseballBattlezoneBeamriderBeef DropBerzerkBlack BeltBlasterBlueprintBoogieBoulder Dash IIBounty Bob Strikes Back!BristlesBuck Rogers: Planet of ZoomCastle BlastCastle CrisisCaverns of MarsCentipedeChickenChoplifterClaim JumperClowns and BalloonsCombat 2 AdvancedCongo BongoCountermeasureCrystal CastlesDefenderDemon AttackDig DugDonkey KongDonkey Kong JuniorDroplitzFinal LegacyFrisky TomFroggerFrogger II: Threeedeep!GalaxianGateway to ApshaiGorfGremlinsGyrussHaunted House II 3DHEROIrata's QuestJames Bond 007JawbreakerJohn Anderson's Rally SpeedwayJoustJr. Pac-ManJumpman JuniorJungle HuntK-Razy Shoot-OutK-Star PatrolKaboom!KangarooKeystone KapersKlaxKoffi Yellow CopterLooney Tunes HotelMario Bros.MeebzorkMegamaniaMeteoritesMicrogammon SBMillipedeMiner 2049erMiniature GolfMissile CommandMontezuma's RevengeMoon PatrolMountain KingMr. CoolMr. Do's CastleMs. Pac-ManPac-ManPacific Coast HwyPengoPitfall II: Lost CavernsPitfall!Pole PositionPopeyeQ*bertQIXQuest for Quintana RooRealSports BaseballRealSports BasketballRealSports FootballRealSports SoccerRealSports TennisRescue on Fractalus!River RaidRoad RunnerRobotron: 2084ShamusSinistarSpace DungeonSpace InvadersSpace Shuttle: A Journey into SpaceSpitfireSports GoofySpy HunterStar RaidersStar Trek: Strategic Operations SimulatorStar Wars Return of the Jedi Death Star BattleStar Wars: The Arcade GameStargateSuper BreakoutSuper CobraSuper Pac-ManTempestThe Activision DecathlonThe Analog CollectionThe Dreadnaught FactorThe Last StarfighterTrack and FieldVanguardWizard of WorWorm War IXari ArenaXeviousYellow SubmarineZaxxonZenjiZone Ranger

Track and Field

An unreleased prototype game for the Atari 5200 based on the popular arcade game. While it went unreleased it was ported and released for the Atari 8-Bit computers. Players take part in 6 events. 100 Meter Dash – Running by quickly alternating button presses. Long jump – Running by alternating button press and correct timing for jump. Hold jump button to set angle (42 degrees is optimal). Javelin throw – Running by alternating button presses and then using action button correct timing for angle (43 degrees is optimal). 110 Meter Hurdles – Running by alternating button presses and using action button to time hurdles Hammer throw – Spinning initiated by pressing a run button once and then correctly timed press of action button to choose angle (45 is optimal). High jump – Running (speed set by computer) and then action button must be held down to determine angle of jump. Once in the air, the run button can be rapidly pressed for additional height. Gameplay screenshot of the long jump event. In each event, there is a qualifying time or level that the player must achieve to advance to the next event; failing to qualify (in one heat for running events or three tries in the other events) will reduce the player's number of lives by one, but if none are present in his/her disposal, the game will end.

Released: 84
Players: 2
Updated: 2018-08-11
Genre: Sports
Publisher: Atari, Inc.

boxart

clearlogo

screenshot


All content on this site is copyright ©2004-2019 and is not to be reproduced without prior permission.