Re: [stella] Asteroids question

Subject: Re: [stella] Asteroids question
From: Erik Mooney <emooney@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2001 11:27:24 -0500
> While this doesn't have anything specifically to do with programming, are
> there two released versions of Asteroids from Atari for the 2600?  A couple
> of my carts go straight to the asteroids flying around on power up, and a
> couple go to the Atari copyright message for about 5 seconds before
> proceeding to the asteroids on power up.

Yes, there's at least two different ROM versions.  Not sure which came
first or why the change was made...?

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