Super Asteroids & Missile Command

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Developer(s) Atari Corporation
Publisher(s) Atari Corporation[1]
Designer(s) Steve Marschner[1]
Platform(s) Atari Lynx[1]
Genre(s) Shoot 'em up[3]
Mode(s) Single-player

Super Asteroids & Missile Command (also known as Super Asteroids and Super Missile Command is an Atari Lynx video game released by Atari in 1995. It combines the classic video games Asteroids and Missile Command into a single game cartridge. It was the final game released by Atari for the Lynx handheld.


The graphics and sound are enhanced from their original incarnations.[4] This game was only released in North America and Europe.

Super Asteroids pits the player against a never ending supply of extraterrestrial debris and enemy UFOs trained to kill any human spacecaft.[4] He must destroy everything while snatching power-ups.[4] Super Missile Command has the player defend various of his space colonies from incoming missiles, satellites, and enemy fighters.[4] Intermissions allow players to buy better missiles and defense system to bolster up his defense of his space colonies.[4]


  1. ^ a b c "Release information". GameFAQs. Retrieved 2010-08-31. 
  2. ^ "Release information". MobyGames. Retrieved 2010-08-31. 
  3. ^ "Genre information". UV List. Retrieved 2010-08-31. 
  4. ^ a b c d e "Complete game overview". IGN. Retrieved 2010-09-01.