Color TV-Game Block Breaker

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The Nintendo Color TV-Game Block Breaker was released on 23rd April 1979. The one-player console runs a ported version of Block Breaker, one of Nintendo's arcade games based on Atari's Breakout.

Like the Color TV-Game 6, the in-game paddle was controlled by a dial attached to the system. The system's external design was one of Shigeru Miyamoto's first video-game projects after joining Nintendo in 1977.

Manufacturer: Nintendo
Date: 23rd April 1979

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH42314. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

Color TV-Game Block Breaker

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