spacewar

Illustrator's rendition of Spacewar
 

GRAETZ, J. MARTIN. 1981. The origin of Spacewar. Creative Computing 7(8): 56-67, reprinted 1983 in Creative Computing Video & Arcade Games 1(1): 78-??.
 

Spacewar on the PDP-1
 

The picture at the top is a snippet of an illustration that accompanied the 1983 reprint. The second picture shows how “Spacewar” actually looked on the original machine, a PDP-1, it ran on.
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