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Atari Cartridges unearthed in Alamogordo to be Auctioned off

Atari Cartridges unearthed in Alamogordo to be Auctioned off

Some Atari cartridges that were unearthed in Alamogordo are to be auctioned off on Ebay....

Nov 4 2014, 1:33am CST

Microsoft flashes its 'Halo 2' remake and Atari documentary at Comic-Con

Microsoft flashes its 'Halo 2' remake and Atari documentary at Comic-Con

In the San Diego Convention Center, Microsoft also has debuted the trailer for its doc chronicling the downfall of Atari, Game...

Jul 27 2014, 2:18pm CDT

Atari ET Game Excavated

Atari ET Game Excavated

The Geraldo and Al Capone’s vault moment for gaming fans took place in the high desert of New Mexico this weekend. But unlike t...

Apr 28 2014, 1:28am CDT

Atari's E.T. games dug up from New Mexico landfill

Atari's E.T. games dug up from New Mexico landfill

After the company faced its "corporate shame", it was left with millions of copies to deal with...

Apr 27 2014, 5:13am CDT

Millions of old Atari cartridges to be excavated

Millions of old Atari cartridges to be excavated

The fabled story appears to be true -- millions of unsold "E.T." cartridges for the Atari 2600 are about to be uneart...

Apr 11 2014, 11:17am CDT

Atari Landfill To Be Unearth

Atari Landfill To Be Unearthed

Legend has it that Atari dumped 80s games and consoles at a landfill. Now a Canadian film production company wants to dig it up...

Jun 5 2013, 7:20am CDT

Create A Pong App, Win $100,000

Create A Pong App, Win $100,000

One lucky developer will do just that...

Mar 1 2012, 3:07pm CST

ThinkGeek iCade iPad Arcade Cabinet Review

ThinkGeek iCade iPad Arcade Cabinet Review

Retro gamers get out your credit card!...

Jul 7 2011, 3:39pm CDT

The iPad iCade is available for Pre-Order now on ThinkGeek

The iPad iCade is available for Pre-Order now on ThinkGeek

The iPad Arcade Cabinet iCade was an April Fools' joke in 2010, but now it is real and it is cool....

Apr 20 2011, 1:41pm CDT

Top 7 Old School Computers

Top 7 Old School Computers

Coolest computers from the early days of computing...

Apr 5 2011, 3:16pm CDT

Glowing Tron Controllers For Xbox, PS3, Wii Coming Soon

Glowing Tron Controllers For Xbox, PS3, Wii Coming Soon

Check this puppy out. Now this is what gaming is all about, and what better reason to create such an amazing-looking controller...

Jun 21 2010, 7:54pm CDT

Negative Hands-On Kinect Review

Kinect took home the crown for the E3 2010 buzz, but there are also some mixed and negative hands-on reports about Kinect that...

Jun 20 2010, 1:00pm CDT

Pac-Man Game Made Out of Lego Actually Works

Pac-Man Game Made Out of Lego Actually Works

There are few things that I remember more from my childhood than playing Pac-Man with my dad. The first video game I ever playe...

May 20 2010, 9:00am CDT

Rare Atari Game Sells for $31,600

Rare Atari Game Sells for $31,600

Back in the day, I had an Atari 2600 and my friends and I played it all the time. I was an Asteroids or Pac Mac player most of...

Apr 15 2010, 7:00am CDT

Direct2Drive Spring Sale: Atari 2010 Spring Bundle downloads for $65, more

Direct2Drive Spring Sale: Atari 2010 Spring Bundle downloads for $65, more

Direct2Drive takes up to 83% off select game downloads for Windows as part of its Spring Sale. Each title is at the lowest pric...

Apr 13 2010, 6:30am CDT

World's Largest Super Bowl Ad Archive is awesome Pastime until Super Bowl XLIV

World's Largest Super Bowl Ad Archive is awesome Pastime until Super Bowl XLIV

Tomorrow is Super Bowl XLIV and we will watch a slew of new Super Bowl commercials. We already published 12 Super Bowl 2010 ads...

Feb 6 2010, 1:02pm CST

Star Trek Online Subscription Fee and Promotions Unveiled

Fans of MMORPG games and Star Trek probably already known that a new MMORPG game based on the Star Trek universe is set to laun...

Jan 18 2010, 10:00am CST

Star Trek Online Set to Ship in February

Star Trek Online Set to Ship in February

Atari and Cryptic have announced that the Star Trek Online game is set to launch on February 2, 2010.The game is now accepting...

Nov 10 2009, 9:00am CST

Toys ''R'' Us Launches Game Trade-in Program

Toys ''R'' Us Launches Game Trade-in Program

Toy retailing giant Toys "R" Us has announced that it is launching a video game trade-in program that will accept games from mo...

Sep 10 2009, 12:00pm CDT

No Atari at E3 2009.

No Atari at E3 2009.

It's confirmed; Atari will not be showing off anything at E3 this year. The ancient gaming giant has officially stated that, wh...

May 13 2009, 1:00pm CDT

Ghostbusters: The Video Game Launch Date

Ghostbusters: The Video Game Launch Date

Atari has just confirmed that Ghostbusters: The Video game will launch in North American for the PC, Playstation 3, Playstatio...

May 6 2009, 1:00pm CDT

Development of The Witcher: Rise of the White Wolf Halted

Development of The Witcher: Rise of the White Wolf Halted

Fans of the PC game The Witcher who were anxiously waiting for the PS3 and Xbox version called The Witcher: Rise of the White W...

Apr 30 2009, 10:00am CDT

Neverwinter Nights 2 Expansion Available Now.

Neverwinter Nights 2 Expansion Available Now.

Atari's newest game was released for digital download today. Neverwinter Nights 2: Mysteries of Westgate is an expansion pack t...

Apr 29 2009, 10:55am CDT

Nintendo announces new Game Lineup for Wii and DSi

Nintendo just released information about new games for the Nintendo Wii and the upcoming Nintendo DSi. From the upcoming games...

Feb 26 2009, 8:37am CST

Atari Race Pro Goes Gold

Atari Race Pro Goes Gold

SimBin is the maker of some of the best racing simulation games on the market for the PC. The game company is famous for its GT...

Feb 2 2009, 1:00pm CST

Atari Announces Game Plan for 2009

Atari Announces Game Plan for 2009

Atari has announced that it will be publishing several games from Tetsuya Mizuguchi next year including Tekken 6. Atari will di...

Dec 3 2008, 7:44am CST

Atari Confirms Ghostbusters: The Video Game

Talk about reviving a childhood memory. When it came to getting the Ghostbusters game published "Who you gonna call" was Atari....

Nov 7 2008, 12:00pm CST

Atari to Publish The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena - Spring 2009

Atari to Publish The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena - Spring 2009

Atari has announced that it will be publishing a FPS title called The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena in 2009. Th...

Oct 30 2008, 9:30am CDT

Ghostbusters Game Could go to Atari

Ghostbusters Game Could go to Atari

When you think about movies from the 80s a few films, come to mind, things like Breakfast Club, 16 Candles, and Ghostbusters. G...

Oct 16 2008, 6:51am CDT

Alone in the Dark: Inferno Hits PS3 in November

A new installment in the Alone in the Dark Franchise is set to hit the PS3 in November. The game is called Alone in the Dark: I...

Oct 13 2008, 11:03am CDT

PAC-MAN Available for Android G1 Device

PAC-MAN Available for Android G1 Device

PAC-MAN was one of the early arcade games that helped spawned gaming. The game was simple with a little yellow cheese wheel, so...

Sep 24 2008, 9:57am CDT

Space Invaders Worldwar Pits USA Against Japan

Space Invaders Worldwar Pits USA Against Japan

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Space Invaders an online battle between the US and Japan is brewing in a new game called S...

Aug 1 2008, 8:44am CDT

NZXT Tempest Case Review

NZXT Tempest Case Review

ThinkComputers published a review of the NZXT Tempest Case. Quote from the review: "NZXT has recently been coming out with so...

May 26 2008, 8:00pm CDT

Atari gets delisted from NASDAQ

Atari, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATAR) announced that on May 7, 2008 it received a letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market stating that a Nasdaq...

May 9 2008, 12:25am CDT

Official Alone in the Dark Site Launched

Official Alone in the Dark Site Launched

Atari launched the website for the upcoming video game Alone in the Dark. The website features some interesting facts about New...

Feb 8 2008, 8:01am CST

Nintendo announces Wii and DS Game Line-up for 2008

Nintendo announces Wii and DS Game Line-up for 2008

In case you got lucky enough to get a Nintendo Wii in your house Nintendo likes to inform you what games you can expect in stor...

Jan 17 2008, 4:00am CST

Atari Classics Evolved Launches for PSP

Atari Classics Evolved Launches for PSP

Atari has announced a new collection of retro gaming classics for the Sony PSP just in time for the holidays. The compilation i...

Dec 19 2007, 12:41pm CST

Sony Computer Entertainment America Announces Holiday Software List

Sony Computer Entertainment America Announces Holiday Software List

Today Sony Computer Entertainment America announced its 2007 holiday software lineup for PS3, PSP, and PS2. The list has over 1...

Nov 8 2007, 11:19am CST

Nintendo Wii Game Release Schedule for Holidays 2007 and Spring 2008

Nintendo Wii Game Release Schedule for Holidays 2007 and Spring 2008

This week Nintendo released their game line-up for the Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS for the Holidays and into Spring 2008. By...

Oct 13 2007, 2:32am CDT

Atari Announces Downstream Panic! for Sony PSP

Atari Announces Downstream Panic! for Sony PSP

Atari announces Downstream Panic! for Sony PSP. The game will offer unpredictable, fast-paced, tactical puzzle-action that pl...

Sep 19 2007, 8:28am CDT