On April 20th 2019, Pitfall! turned 37 years old. To celebrate Pitfall Harry's birthday, Activision opened the gaming vault and dusted off some informative as well as entertaining information about the creation of the first true platformer in video game history. In the two part series, Activision uncovered some early sketches, magazine ads, and overall great information about the games history.
Pitfall has long been one of the most popular Atari 2600 classics, and many fans of the iconic game will enjoy this look into the world and history of Pitfall! Learn what the Explorer's Club was, and when the last badge submission for scoring 20,000 points in the game was. You will be surprised when you find out.
Read Part 1: Happy 37th Birthday, Pitfall Harry
Read Part 2: PITFALL! PROTOTYPES
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