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Atari Video Cube is a puzzle video game developed by GCC for the Atari 2600 and published by Atari, Inc. in 1982.[2] Atari Video Cube was sold exclusively through the Atari Club, run by Atari, Inc.[3] Originally an unlicensed interpretation of the Rubik's Cube toy, Atari re-released the game in 1984 as Rubik's Cube.[1]

Atari Video Cube
Atari Video Cube Cover.jpg
Developer(s)General Computer Corporation[1]
Publisher(s)Atari, Inc.
Platform(s)Atari 2600
Release1982
Genre(s)Puzzle

GameplayEdit

 
Menu screen, which allows selection of preconfigured cube layout

The game implements a Pocket Cube, Rubik's Cube, and Rubik's Revenge, but instead of rotating the sections of the cube, the player runs around, switching out the colors. However, the player cannot run onto a square of the same color that is being switched.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Atari Video Cube". AtariProtos.
  2. ^ "Atari Video Cube". Atari Mania.
  3. ^ "Atari Club magazine ad". Atari Age. Atari, Inc. 2 (3): 17. September 1983.

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