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This assignment plays the game of Spacewar!, which was one of the first video games ever developed. The original version was developed for the DEC PDP-1 computer in 1962 and was written by Steve Russell, Martin Graetz, and Wayne Wiitanen. More details about the history of Spacewar! can be found in its Wikipedia entry:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spacewar!/

The Spacewar program uses the following key bindings:

 Player 1Player 2
LeftAJ
RightDL
ThrustSK
FireWI
HyperspaceA + DJ + L