The object of theAsteroids Game
is to destroy the asteroids. The player controls a triangular shaped ship which can rotate left and right and move forward and fire shots at the asteroids drifting in random directions. The player has to score as many points as possible in this free asteroids games and avoid colliding or being hit by the asteroids.
Asteroids game was first released as a video arcade game by Atari Inc. in 1981.