Space Jockey [Model VC1001]
A 36-year-old Atari 2600 Cart. by US Games
Emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): spacejoc
Space Jockey © 1982 US Games Corp.
You are a Space Jockey at the controls of a highly maneuverable Attack Saucer, which appears on the left side of the screen. A variety of enemy weapons and obstacles appear on the right and move toward your space ship. These include tanks, jet planes, prop planes and helicopters, which all fire at you. Additionally, there are balloons, houses and trees that do not fire but are obstacles capable of destroying your Attack Saucer upon impact.
Your objective is to shoot down as many of the enemy objects as possible, scoring as many points as possible, while at the same time avoiding enemy fire.
House/Tree: 20 points.
Balloon: 25 points.
Helicopter: 50 points.
Jet Plane: 100 points.
Prop Plane: 100 points.
Tank: 100 points.