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Atari Asteroids

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Atari Asteroids

Somewhere in space, this could all be happening right now! Get ready to blast into the cosmos in Atari Asteroids!

The timeless game returns in this awesome edition that you can play right in your browser. It’s just one of the entries you'll find in the Atari Classics series, which features several of the famous gaming company's most popular titles.

Take control of several spaceships as you try to survive for as long as possible in a corner of outer space that's full of asteroids and deadly flying saucers. If you find yourself in a tight spot, activate the thrusters or make a jump to hyperspace! Will you get an epic high-score before your final ship is crushed or blasted to bits?

Asteroids is widely considered one of the most influential arcade games of all time. Originally released in 1979, it went on to become Atari's highest-selling release to date. It also spawned a few sequels and several ports for PCs and various home video game consoles.

How to Play Atari Asteroids?

Atari Asteroids is a free to play version of the classic action game. Jump into the driver's seats of a few spaceships while you struggle to keep them in one piece. You'll be piloting them through several regions of outer space full of asteroids you must destroy before you can move on to the next level.

Game Controls


  • USE THE MOUSE to navigate through the menu.
  • LEFT CLICK to press the buttons on the right side of the screen.


  • PRESS THE LEFT and RIGHT ARROWS or A and D to turn.
  • PRESS THE SPACEBAR to shoot.
  • PRESS W to activate the thrusters.
  • PRESS S to jump into hyperspace.

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Who Developed Atari Asteroids?

As you may have already guessed, Atari Asteroids was created by Atari.

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