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Publisher: Atari

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Surround Game

Surround is a video game programmed by Alan Miller and published by Atari, Inc. for the Atari Video Computer System (later known as the Atari 2600). It was one of the nine Atari VCS launch titles released in September 1977. Surround is an unofficial port of the arcade game Blockade, released the previous year by Gremlin. As such, it is the first home console version of the game that would become widely known across many platforms as Snake. As with other early Atari games, it was licensed to Sears, which released it under the name Chase.


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Games like Surround: INVERSUS,LoudSpeakerRebellion,Adventure,You Have 10 Seconds,Superman,The Deletion,BoxBoxBoy!,Spider-Man (1982),The Mind of Marlo,I Love Hue


INVERSUS game icon The playfield looks simple at first glance, but once the action begins, complexity unfolds at a rapid pace. INVERSUS is a negative-space shooter for one to four friends. Player movement is constrained to opposite colors of a black and white grid. My walls are your paths and your walls are my paths. Each shot flips tile colors in an attempt to block, trap and close in on the enemy. Firing a bullet opens up a path for you while also closing off a path for me. Both online and local couch play are supported....

2. LoudSpeakerRebellion

LoudSpeakerRebellion game icon You, the mighty microphone, have been awoken by the loud music from the loudspeakers rebelling against human masters. Although you understand their position, you must make it clear that it is UNACCEPTABLE to wake you during your sleep. Hit the OFF switch and show them who's boss. But beware the BosSpeaker. He can shoot!...

3. Adventure

Adventure game icon Adventure is a video game for the Atari 2600 video game console, released in late 1979–1980. In the game, the player controls a square avatar whose quest is to explore an open-ended environment to find a magical chalice and return it to the golden castle. The game world is populated by roaming enemies: three dragons that can eat the avatar and a bat that randomly steals and hides items around the game world. Adventure introduced a number of innovative game elements to console games, including a...

4. You Have 10 Seconds

You Have 10 Seconds game icon You Have 10 Seconds is a fast paced arcade style platformer game with over 40 levels.

In the game every single level is on a 10 second timer, so you have 10 seconds to get from the start of the level to the end without dying and before time runs out.

- Unlock new areas and collect new items to affect game play after each world.

- The game runs at 60fps for precise platforming

- Levels are quick but hard to master

- Gamepad/Controller support

- Four unique level soundtracks for...

5. Superman

Superman game icon For other Superman video games, see List of Superman video games.
Superman is an action adventure game for the Atari 2600 designed by John Dunn and published by Atari, Inc. in 1979. It was one of the first single-player games for the system and one of the earliest licensed video games. Superman was built using the prototype code for Warren Robinett's Adventure, and ended up being published before Adventure was finished. Retro Gamer credits it among action-adventure games as the "first to...

6. The Deletion

The Deletion game icon The Deletion is a challenging minimalist puzzle-platform game with 40 levels of awesomeness. The controls are simple but the levels will test your wits as you use careful timing and reflexes to avoid deletion. Physics can change as you experience new levels and you'll find that gravity isn't static. You'll experience frequent frustration but also accomplishment as you use your mind and dexterity to complete puzzles and get through each challenge. From the developer that brought you Spooky Cats!Can...

7. BoxBoxBoy!

BoxBoxBoy! game icon Our boxy hero, Qbby, has a brand-new power that lets him duplicate his
blocky bod into TWO sets of boxes. He'll put every box to use to survive
perilous traps across 11+ worlds of puzzling levels. Learn new tricks
and box formations to get past obstacles, like switches, spikes, and
even lazers!
Once you learn the ropes—erm, boxes—take on the bonus challenge world to
beat levels using the Bunny or Ninja outfit with a lower box count.
Medals overflowing your pockets? Take them to the shop to...

8. Spider-Man (1982)

Spider-Man (1982) game icon Spider-Man is an action video game released in 1982 by Parker Brothers for the Atari 2600. It was the first video game to feature Spider-Man and also the first Marvel Comics based video game....

9. The Mind of Marlo

The Mind of Marlo game icon "It's called Spontaneous Silly Head Syndrome and it affects fewer than 1 in 7 billion...."Meet Marlo Davenport.Marlo was born with a curious case of Spontaneous Silly Head Syndrome, a rare disorder which makes the individual suffer temporary transformations. How does Marlo cope with such a condition, and is there a cure?Join Marlo in this one of a kind narrative driven, mockumentary style adventure game. Learn about Marlo's life through compelling monologues, solve fun puzzles to help him overcome...

10. I Love Hue

I Love Hue game icon I Love Hue is a gentle journey into colour and perception. Arrange mosaics of coloured tiles into perfectly ordered spectrums. Lovingly made for players who enjoy beautifully crafted puzzle games - or anyone who needs a few moments of visual tranquility.* COLOUR - move each tile to its perfect place within the spectrum* HARMONY - create order out of chromatic chaos * PERCEPTION - learn to see the smallest difference between similar colours* SERENITY - lose yourself in a tranquil world of colour and...

11. Slot Racers

Slot Racers game icon Slot Racers is a 1978 video game cartridge for the Atari 2600. It was the first game developed by Warren Robinett, who went on to create one of Atari's most successful games for the 2600, Adventure....

12. Outlaw

Outlaw game icon Outlaw is a single-player arcade game by Atari Inc., originally released in 1976. It simulates an Old West fast draw duel between the player and the computer. Outlaw was a response to Gun Fight, released by Midway in North America the year before....

13. Tetris-1D

Tetris-1D game icon Tetris-1D is a game I made for MiniLD#50, the theme was DEMAKES.

very relaxing gameplay
requires high degree of certain skills (like patience and stamina...)


Down arrow: make block fall down faster
Left/Right arrow: move block left/right
Up arrow: rotate block

14. Indy 500

Indy 500 game icon Indy 500 is a 1977 racing video game developed by Atari, Inc. for its Video Computer System (later known as the Atari 2600). It is themed around the Indianapolis 500, and is based on Atari's earlier 8-player arcade game, Indy 800.
Indy 500 was one of the nine launch titles offered when the Atari 2600 went on sale in September 1977. Sears Tele-Games later re-released it as Race. Included with each game was a set of two driving controllers, which were identical in appearance to the 2600 paddle controller...

15. Street Racer (1977)

Street Racer (1977) game icon Street Racer is a racing video game developed for the Atari Video Computer System, later known as the Atari 2600. It was programmed by Larry Kaplan and released by Atari, Inc. in September 1977 as one of the nine Atari VCS launch titles. The game was also published by Sears for their Tele-Games product line as Speedway II....

16. The Four Colour Theorem

The Four Colour Theorem game icon Features 50 handcrafted levels that range from completely simple to fiendishly difficult. Create your own levels and share them with friends using the MyLevels folder. Play with a deep mathematical problem which is easy to learn but hard to master. Rage over the frustration of trying to colour the last tile!This is my first game and it's based on The Four Colour Theorem, an interesting mathematical result. It's a new kind of puzzle, suitable for all ages and all languages. The game currently doesn't...

17. Canyon Bomber

Canyon Bomber game icon Canyon Bomber is a black-and-white 1977 arcade game, developed and published by Atari, Inc. The game was rewritten in color and with a different visual style for the Atari 2600 and published in 1979....

18. Story of a Cube

Story of a Cube game icon Take control of the Cube and blast your way through an abstract world full of danger.Story of a Cube is juicy and fast-paced shooter starring a cube who sets out to take revenge on the evil circles who kidnapped his family.Shoot.Armed with a mysterious weapon left behind by the circles, you must fight your way through six challenging chapters. Shoot everything that moves and make sure to counter bullets with bullets!Dodge.Watch out for crushing spikes and other terrifying things as you navigate the...

19. 500 Cards

500 Cards game icon 500 Cards is a card game developed by Les Productions Philian. It was originally released in 2001. It was published by Les Productions Philian. 500 Cards is available on PC.


20. Super Switch

Super Switch game icon Super Switch is a difficult platformer in which you have to actively switch between 2 dimensions. It's tougher than iron and extremely rewarding.

With the press of a button, you switch into another dimension, with it's own platform and traps. Your job is to decide when to switch in order to avoid traps and land on platforms.

* A Xbox 360 controller for PC or similar device is highly recommended. While this game has been tested and confirmed to be possible with a keyboard, some might find it...

21. Sommad

Sommad game icon The maze and map in the game are built with a core mechanic of “self-overlapping architectures”, which allows users to freely walk and explore the large VR maze without any teleportation required! This freedom to walk makes it easy to forget that the play area is bound to only a small 2.5m x 2.5m space. For an even greater, engaging experience, the game asymmetrically includes all friends outside VR and challenges them to direct the person in VR using a map of the maze. The game was designed...

22. The Revenge of Johnny Bonasera

The Revenge of Johnny Bonasera game icon This is the story of Johnny Bonasera, a kid that was beaten and humiliated by a gang punk.Fueled by an insatiable desire for revenge, Johnny Bonasera promises revenge against each of the punks who humbled him. One by one. Unscrupulous. Mercilessly.Features 2D HD graphics in TV cartoon style. An adventure full of hilarious dialogues and puzzles. Outlandish characters to talk, interact, humble, beat, insult......

23. Stability

Stability game icon Stability is a puzzle game where you should safely land a rocket overcoming different obstacles. Be aware of lazers, solve puzzles, take care of fuel level and your speed.▪ Variety of locations▪ Nice music▪ Bargain price▪ Steam achievementsComing soon:▪ Steam trading cardsControls:▪ Move - keyboard arrows▪ Restart - R on a keyboard▪ Menu - EscThanks to ZloyCrek for the assistance with saving system development.Some achievements:...

24. Quarth

Quarth game icon
Original Release Date: December 1990

Quarth is the blockbuster puzzle challenge guaranteed to knock your
socks off at a maddening, mind-numbing pace. With a rain of bionic block
patterns descending upon you, you must race back and forth in your
powerful Block-buster ship destroying the blocks before they blow you
up. Stay alive and rake in points for every block you wipe out. If you
chalk up enough points to qualify, you'll charge into bonus games...

25. Coming Out Simulator

Coming Out Simulator game icon Made for the Women Game Jam Brazil 2018/2
This project was created during a 48h Game Jam for Women that happened in several estates in Brazil. 
The game is a mix of different genres: it is an escape the room, hidden objects, and puzzle game. It is about a person who is inside the closet and has to lose their fears and overcome prejudices in order to win comfort and be able to get out.
The first object to be found is a letter, that explains the context of the game a bit better.

Hope you have fun...

26. Let's Play: The Shining

Let's Play: The Shining game icon Let’s Play: The Shining is based on Stanley Kubrick’s movie The Shining, which was in turn based on Stephen King’s book The Shining. It was written in Haxe using the HaxeFlixel library. The music and sound effects in Let’s Play: The Shining were made with a combination of bxfr, Bosca Ceoil, and Audacity. The graphics were made in Pixen.
You can read my writing about Let’s Play: The Shining on my blog or even read the Let’s Play: The Shining press kit. Let’s Play: The Shining was covered...

27. Cards of Chaos

Cards of Chaos game icon Cards Of Chaos is a fun packed game for everyone. Outsmart your opponents by playing the right cards at the right time. Fill up the minigame pile to start minigames where you can eliminate your opponents for card and gold rewards!You can play offline against AI opponents or invite your friends over for a local game of fun. Or play against your internet friends over online multiplayer!The goalCollect gold from the board or by stealing from other players.Earn extra gold by winning challening minigames...

28. Venture

Venture game icon Venture is a 1981 fantasy-themed arcade game by Exidy. It was released as a launch title for the ColecoVision in 1982, then later ported to the Atari 2600, and Intellivision....

29. Overclocked

Overclocked game icon Overclocked is a free-flowing action-platformer that mixes combat and fluid movement. Take on the role of Amber, a glass-cannon vigilante who is fighting to protect her home from an enigmatic computer virus that is causing people to lose control of their bodies and minds. As tension mounts and new villains capitalize on the chaos, Amber must rely on her strength and her friends to protect her home.Experience a Unique Blend of Combat and PlatformingIn Overclocked, one hit means death. Gameplay is...

30. The Bits That Saved The Universe

The Bits That Saved The Universe game icon Call your friends and get ready for some challenging Atari-style 4-player shoot 'em up action. Traverse the galaxy and fight off the robot hordes invading your precious world of bits. Fly to different planets, each with their own unique atmosphere and gameplay. Who could be behind this devastating attack on the universe? Fight your way to the final planet and find out!

- Up to four players simultaneous co-op
- A selection of different planets allows you to choose your own path

31. Bright Bob

Bright Bob game icon Bright Bob - a Fascinating and colorful game of skill and reaction, Bob only has time to blink :) Our hero, bright-eyed Bob, randomly came on the scene, and there is lawlessness: Drop boxes, safes, nails and hammers! Try not to fall under the impact of these items!game Features:- Catch the bonus Life and the stars- The game has a variety of play: career and score game.- Compete against friends because the game has built-in high score table- Train reaction...

32. Gun Gun - WEB

Gun Gun - WEB game icon Web version for my Community Game Jam submission Gun Gun. I'd recommend downloading the game for the full experience. https://slickramen.itch.io/gungun...

33. Escape the Mazes

Escape the Mazes game icon
If you beat the 25 mazes, you will unlock “The Impossible Maze”. Try to beat this hardcore maze to earn a really rare Steam achievement and to enter the hall of fame of the game....

34. The Puppet Master

The Puppet Master game icon A puzzle game bound to test your ability to think out of the box.Deadly rotating blades. Bottomless ditches of death. And a demented woman with an unfortunate affinity for bad puns at the most inappropriate times gunning for your death. As if that wasn't bad enough, your soul has been trapped in a doll courtesy of the aforementioned 3-in-1 mind games playing, cold blooded killing machine, and psycho-lunatic of a lady. The Puppet Master is a puzzle game that is bound to test your ability to think...

35. bead

bead game icon You need to deliver the ball to the exit. The red cube explodes and gives acceleration to the ball. The yellow cube accelerates the ball. The green cube slows the ball. The remaining objects are obstacles and stop the ball. ▪ 50 Levels▪ 350 Achievements...

36. Fun 'N Games

Fun 'N Games game icon Fun 'N Games is an arcade game developed by Williams Entertainment. It was originally released in 1995. Williams Entertainment published the game. Fun 'N Games is available on PC.