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Game Name: Decathlon
Genre: Sport
Platform: ColecoVision
Has a newer ColecoVision version of this game been released: No
Other Platform releases besides this:
Atari, C64, MSX
Rarity, Loose Cartridge: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
Rarity, Complete In Box, Used: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
Rarity, New In Box: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
The displayed version: Original, Homebrew, Reproduction, Prototype
Value Traded from around: 17 to 225 U.S. $
Arcade Related ColecoVision Game: No
Year of Its Original Release: 1983
© and Licenses: Activision™ Action Graphics, Inc.
Based On or similarly with: The MSX 1984 Version
Originally First Developed by:
David Crane, Action Graphics, Inc.
Original Programmed and / or Designed by: David Crane
Original SFX Programmed and / or Composed by:
Activision™ Action Graphics, Inc.
ColecoVision Game Version Programmed by:
David Crane
ColecoVision GFX Programmer and / or Designer:
David Crane
ColecoVision SFX Programmer and / or Designer:
Activision™ Action Graphics, Inc.
Sound Output Via: SN 76489AN / AY-3-8910A / WSG 7264 / Compatible
Different Colors for ColecoVision Compared to The Original, In This Case: The MSX Version: No
Expanded Color Palette for ColecoVision in addition to ColecoVision's Permanent 16 Colors: No
Number of Screenshots Provided by: ColecoVision.dk (14) and edited by: ColecoVision.dk

Working On Following Compatible Hardware Systems: ColecoVision  Phoenix VGS / PX  ADAM Family Computer System  Z3K*  -  Dina / Bit 7200*  -  HB Vision*  -  Bit 90*  -  Onyx*  -  SpliceVision*
Working On Following Compatible Hardware Systems With Expansion: ColecoVision  -  ADAM Family Computer System  -  SpectraVideo 318* 
Hanimex Pencil II*  -  Laser 2001*  -  Salora Manager*
Working On Following Compatible Emulators: ColEM  CoolCV  BlueMSX  Meka  -  Mess*  -  Bee*  Argon*
ColecoVision PCB Size, Type and Producent: 16kb.,
ActiVision™ Inc., ActiVision™ Inc.
ColecoVision Product #: VS-006
Freely Available Download Of Game: Yes

Freely Available Download Of Manual: Yes
Sound Test or Ringtone Possible: Not At The Moment
ColecoVision Cartridge and Label #, Casing and Producent: VC-006-04, Standard Black Activision Style, Activision Inc.
ColecoVision Label Art, Design and manufacturer by: Activision Inc.
ColecoVision Manual Layout and Design by: Activision Inc.
ColecoVision Manual # and Manufacturer: V-006-09, Activision Inc.
ColecoVision Box Shown, Box Art and Design by: ColecoVision Activision Version, Activision Inc.
ColecoVision Box # and Manufacturer: G 942-04, Activision Inc. U.S.A.
Number of Players: 1 or 2
Required: ColecoVision, Phoenix VGS or any other Compatible System + Compatible Controller(s)
ColecoVision Overlay: Original: No, Aftermarket: Yes, via Internet
ColecoVision Trading Card Available: No
Publisher and Year:
Activision™ Inc. 1983
ColecoVision.dk Game #:
Purchased: May 16, 1986
May 1986
Score Displayed after completion:
Yes, Score resets with New game started: Yes
Instant Save Game Feature: No, Password System: No
In-game Pause Feature:
Yes, press: " 0 "
Not Confirmed


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Box Front Box Left Box Right Box Bottom Box Back Manual Front Manual Back Cartridge Front Cartridge Bottom Cartridge
Cartridge Back


Start 100 Meter Long Jump Shot Put High Jump High Jump 400 Meter

100 Meter Hurdles

Discus Pole Vault Pole Vault Javelin 1500 Meter Race End



"If it's just a game, why am I so out of breath ? "

The goal here is to win.  -Very simple.

Score as many points as you can in all ten events of the decathlon.

The 10 Events are:

01. 100 meter Dash.
02. Long Jump.
03. Shot Put.
04. High Jump.
05. 400 meter Race.
06. 110 meter Hurdles.
07. Discus.
08. Pole Vault.
09. Javelin.
10. 1500 meter Race.

Good Luck !

Total High Score For The ColecoVision Version Of: Decathlon. ▼



  Basque Team...
XName: Troy Whelan. XName: ed1475.   Name: Jimmy Olsen.   Name:
1st XScore: 00.000 - March 05, 2004. 1st XScore: 10.298 - July 10, 2021. 1st XScore: 10.544 - June 06, 1986. 1st XScore:
  XName: James Carter.   XName: Northcoastgamer.     Name: René Nielsen.     Name:
2nd XScore: 00.000 - June 11, 2004. 2nd XScore: 10.285 - April 21, 2017. 2nd XScore: 10.147 - June 04, 1986. 2nd XScore:
  XName: Tom Duncan.   XName: JEFF31.     Name: René Nielsen.     Name:
3rd XScore: 00.000 - March 24, 2006. 3rd XScore: 10.138 - July 13, 2021. 3rd XScore: 10.102 - June 10, 1986. 3rd XScore:
  XName: Alan Hewston.   XName: DuggerVideoGames.     Name: René Nielsen.     Name:
4th XScore: 00.000 - August 28, 2001. 4th XScore: 10.127 - July 14, 2021. 4th XScore: 10.077 - June 03, 1986. 4th XScore:

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
High Score last updated: March 03, 2020.

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
High Score last updated: August 01, 2021.

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
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ColecoVision.dk Game # 27, Decathlon was last updated on: September 05, 2022.
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