Dragon Rider (Prototype)
Prototype. Became Firebeast.
The original prototype was called "Space Serpents", then "Dragon Master" or "Dragon Riders", then finally changed the name to "Firebeast".
Supposedly was going to be a "Dragon Riders of Pern" game, but there was a problem with licensing the name. Atari Coin-Op Project Number: 333XX
- Dragon Riders mention at AtariGames.com (news archive).
- Firebeast prototype footage at AtariGames.com.
- Dragon Rider at System 16.
- Dragon Rider at Unreleased Atari Arcade Games (btribble) at The Internet Archive.
- Dragon Rider - 1982 June: Focus Group occurred 6/24 ... response was "middle-of-the-road" compared to recent Focus Groups.
- Firebeast / Dragon Rider at YouTube.