Centipede was released for the arcade by Atari in 1981. It's a game where you swerve back and forth as you fire at bugs and try not to get eaten. Halt and Catch Fire featured it in its very first episode and again in its series finale, proving once and for all the show is more than just the sum of its characters and the cultural time capsules they interact in.
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AMC's Halt and Catch Fire has returned for its fourth and final season in the US. It's become one of the best prestige television shows still left standing, and while there's a lot of stuff it gets right and does well, few things show off the series' charm like the episode it dedicated to Super Mario Bros.