Lost Luggage by Apollo on the Atari 2600

General Information

Developer - Avalon Hill

Publisher - Avalon Hill

Release - 1982

Platform - Atari 2600

Number of players - 1P

Genre - Strategy

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Lost Luggage is an action video game developed and released in September 1982 for the Atari 2600 by Texas-based Games by Apollo.

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The player controls skycaps working at an airport and tries to collect pieces of luggage that fall overhead from a frantic luggage carousel. A two-player mode, in which the second player controls the direction the luggage falls, is also available.

Programmer Ed Salvo was inspired to make Lost Luggage when he was waiting for his luggage at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, and the game took around four weeks to produce. Reviewers criticized the game's similarity to Activision's Kaboom!—which itself is based on the arcade game Avalanche—believing Lost Luggage to be an inferior clone.

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