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Saturday, 27th February 2016

Electronic Games Arcade Awards - Best of 1980

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Electronic Games was a magazine (yes, on paper) published in the 1980s and then, after a hiatus, in the 1990s. Electronic Games was one of the first computer magazines entirely focused on video games. Every year, E.C. held a Game of the Year "Arcade Awards".

This is a list of the best games published in 1980, according to Electronig Games.

  • 1980
  • Adventure Most Innovative Game
    Atari VCS
  • Armored Battle Best Targest/WarGame
    Intellivision
  • Asteroids Best Coin-Op Electronic Game
    Arcade
  • Fishing Derby Best Audio-Visual Effects
    Atari VCS
  • NASL Soccer Best Sports Game
    Intellivision
  • Skiing Best Solitaire Game
    Atari VCS
  • Space Battle Best S.F. Game
    Intellivision
  • Superman Game of the Year
    Atari VCS
  • Volleyball Best Pong Variant
    Odyssey