The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Hidden Folks
Master of Orion
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
Overwatch
Pokémon GO
Carcassonne - Tiles & Tactics
The Lord of the Rings Living Card Game
Fantasy Wars
Panzer Corps
Dominion Online
Star Realms
Smash Up
Through the Ages
Asteroids
Super Mario World
Chrono Trigger
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
World of Warcraft
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
Super Mario Kart
Mario Kart Double Dash!!
Wizardry 8
Pokémon Red and Blue
Might and Magic VII: For Blood and Honor
Wizardry VI: Bane of the Cosmic Forge
Pokémon Gold and Silver
DuckTales
Silent Hill: Homecoming
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne
The Perfect General
Fantasy General
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap
Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway
BattleForge
Bomberman 64
Bomberman 64
Euro Truck Simulator
Minecraft
Xenoblade Chronicles
Airport Madness Mobile
Looney Tunes: Duck Amuck
Dark Souls
Warlords II Deluxe
Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows
Sword of the Stars Complete Collection
Gex: Enter the Gecko
Realm of the Mad God
The Lost Admiral
Elder Sign: Omens

Dragster

Average Rating: 4.81/10
Video Game Rank: 6766
Atari 2600 Rank: 106
Releases
Pg. 1
Dragster
Nick: 
Atari 2600 release
Rel Date: 1980-00-00
Publisher: Activision
Atari 2600
Developer: Activision
Media: Cartridge
Region: 
Rating: 
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

[User Summary]

Dragster is a very short racing game in which the goal is to get from one side of the screen to the other as quickly as possible. As in real drag racing, most races are over in just a few seconds.

The joystick button is used as the accelerator, pushing left on the joystick engages the clutch, and letting the joystick return to center shifts to a higher gear. Achieving fast times requires keeping the engine as highly revved as possible, while getting up to fourth gear quickly. But let the engine rev to high, and the engine will blow out--which is extremely easy to do.

The game was designed and programmed by David Crane.

[From box front:]

Drop your Dragster into gear, stand on the gas (but don't blow your engine!), pop the clutch and GO! Burn rubber!

[From box back:]

If you've ever dreamed about being a drag racer, wait 'til you buckle into your bid powerful Dragster and rev up the engine. Brrrm, brrrm ... feel the engine rumble as the countdown clock ticks ... 3, 2, 1, GO! It's you against the clock or another racer. You push in the clutch, shift, rev up, shift, rev, shift, rev (don't forget the clutch!) and try NOT to blow your big engine.

Dragster will hypnotize you. You'll practice for hours just to shave a hundredth of a second off your best time. It's all the action, fun, and thrills you can ask for in a video game.

[From the catalog:]

Drop your dragster into gear, stand on the gas, watch the countdown, pop the clutch and GO! Your motor revs up (watch that red line or you'll blow your engine!), you shift quickly through the gears and burn rubber across the screen to beat the competition or run the video quarter-mile in record time. You'll be hypnotized by Dragster by ACTIVISION.

Characters
Pg. 1
No Character Found
More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
Video Game Rank: 6766
Atari 2600 Rank: 106
Num Ratings: 18
Average Rating: 4.81
Standard Deviation: 2.36
Num Views: 496
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 1.5
Fans: 1
Personal Comments: 7
Users Owning: 22
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 1 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 1
Plays This Month: 0
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
No Items Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.