left/right cursor keys - rotate your ship
up cursor key - forward thrust
spacebar - fire missiles
shift key - hyperspace (randomly warp)
P key - Pause/unpause
M key - Mute/unmute sound
Q key - Quit game
The year is 1979 and millions of kids are playing hooky from school. Where are they do you ask? They are at the arcades, playing Atari's latest state of the art game, Asteroids.
Well the graphics of games has improved quite a bit since 1979, but still the game is fun to play. Enjoy!!