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2600 VCS - Video Game Classic Series

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Hidden : 6/28/2011
In Massachusetts, United States
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

The cache is not at the posted coordinates. The coordinates will bring you to a sign commemorating the main input device of the 2600 minus the “ick”. From this spot, use the cheat code*, ululululululululululLULululululululululululLULululululululululululLLulululu, to find the cache.


You can validate your puzzle solution with certitude.


The Atari 2600 Video Computer System was a video game console released in October 1977 by Atari, Inc. It is credited with popularizing the use of microprocessor-based hardware and cartridges containing game code, instead of having non-microprocessor dedicated hardware with all games built in.

The 2600 was typically bundled with two joystick controllers, a conjoined pair of paddle controllers, and a cartridge game—initially Combat and later Pac-Man.

The Atari 2600 was wildly successful, and during much of the 1980s, "Atari" was a synonym for this model in mainstream media and, by extension, for video games in general.



* A cheat code is something the video game designers often put into the game that would disclose a hidden feature when applied. These "Easter Eggs" as they were often referred to where often accessed by an intricate series of inputs by the player.


Additional Hints (Decrypt)

e=Evtug; E=100e

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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