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The Story of Battlezone: The Worlds First FPS - Ed Rotberg Interview (Atari & 3DO) [AAPOD233]

January 26, 2022

Ed Rotberg is a true Atari legend and created the world's first FPS with his masterpiece Battlezone!

Ed shares all about the development of Battlezone and how the game led to him being approached by the US army to work on a 'game' for military purposes.

Ed also reflects on the Polybius rumours and why he chose to leave Atari. He also shares details about his time working at 3DO and lots more details about his illustrious career.

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