Software and Documentation, StarFighter by Adventure International


This gaming software, StarFighter, was developed by Sparky Starks for Adventure International, a division of Scott Adams, Inc. It was released in 1981 for the TRS-80 Model I and III. The software is contained on a 5.25” floppy disk and includes an instruction booklet, registration card, and manual. The manual states that "The SC-78503 STARFIGHTER craft is the most sophisticated ship known to man. You, as its pilot, are instructed that the current state of relations with the Petro Resource Conglomerate is a state of war. As such, you are charged with ridding the galaxy of dreaded P.R.C. craft, to insure life as we know it in the Solar Galactic Authority. A STARFIGHTER tour of duty lasts anywhere from twenty minutes to six hours."

Date Made: 1981

Maker: Adventure International

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Florida, Longwood

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3098.005Catalog Number: 2012.3098.005Nonaccession Number: 2012.3098

Object Name: softwaresoftware, game

Physical Description: foam (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 9/16 in x 5 3/8 in x 9/16 in; 21.74875 cm x 13.6525 cm x 1.42875 cm


Record Id: nmah_1695046

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