Denotes any game that explicitly centers around tanks, for the purposes of action, arcade, or simulation (or all three). Examples: M1 Tank Platoon, Battlezone, Soldier Boyz, Panzer General, etc.
"Tank" is a short story written by Francis E. Izzo that was first published in Asimov's Science Fiction magazine, March, 1979. "Tank" was the tale of a skeptical pinball arcade gamer's first experience with a truly amazing video game.
Tank is a coin-operated arcade game released on November 5, 1974 by Kee Games, a wholly owned subsidiary of Atari, Inc. Like Pong (1972), it was a simple game with two players.