Video Game Cabinet Art: Zaxxon and Super Zaxxon (1982)

(Image sources, from top to bottom: sci-fi-o-rama, Arcadeoverlays, The Basement Arcade, zfcamaro, RetroCpu, and richieknucklez. Click pics for direct links.)

1 Response to “Video Game Cabinet Art: <em>Zaxxon</em> and <em>Super Zaxxon</em> (1982)”


  1. 1 leftylimbo March 22, 2012 at 11:29 am

    Classic, of course. Zaxxon really broke the mold with its unique isometric 3D perspective. I remember being in awe just at that alone. Unfortunately though, the game play wasn’t that engrossing to me, so I’d easily pass it for something else.

    My clearest memory of that game, though, is remembering how this girl I had a crush on in junior high got that game for her Colecovision. Like a dork I used to ask her if I could come over sometime and play it, obviously with the ridiculous fantasy that somehow we’d fall in love by playing it together. Yeah.


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