Spacewar! (re)sources

Here are some collected resources on Spacewar! (1962 digital video game):


Other resources:

Spacewar! was conceived in 1961 by Martin Graetz, Stephen Russell, and Wayne Wiitanen. It was first realized on the PDP-1 in 1962 by Stephen Russell, Peter Samson, Dan Edwards, and Martin Graetz, together with Alan Kotok, Steve Piner, and Robert A Saunders. — Spacewar! is in the public domain, but this credit paragraph must accompany all distributed versions of the program.

All sources are provided in a format to be used with the modern C-version of the Macro assembler, macro1.c, namely using a backslash (\) as a prefix to any assembler variables (while originally denoted by an overstroke in the name).

Authentic soures and images of binary paper tapes of Spacewar! are available at
Some articles on the internals of Spacewar! may be found at

https:// / spacewar / sources