The Art of Video Games: “Pitfall!” Exhibition Video
Pitfall! Activision Publishing. All trade names and trademarks are properties of their respective parties. All rights reserved.
This video is one of 80 displayed in The Art of Video Games exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
With “Pitfall,” Crane created the first popular human video game character for a console, and established the standard mechanics that continue to be used in action adventure games today.