July 5th 2009 3:14 am

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7.5
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7.0
mike mike

The Atari 2600 (or VCS or the Sears-branded version) was revolutionary for the time. With a huge selection of games, this system was the first to bring some semblance of the arcade experience home. Even though it was outperformed by Intellivision and ColecoVision later in its life cycle it was...

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9.0
roberto roberto

As a child of the 70's and 80's I was raised on the Atari 2600. It was my game platform of choice during my younger years. Since the graphics were not as great as today's games, a good amount of imagination was required. Games were simple yet strangely addictive; to this day I find myself...

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7.0
ketterrm ketterrm

You can't go wrong with the original 2600. pull it out to show all your friends and it will take over your next party! Who else would ever buy this? not your mother , brother , sister, aunt or cousin! Pacman is the worst game ever. do not buy that. Space in va ders is good. And...

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8.0
casx510 casx510

While it was a very simple console compared to the way things have evolved today back in the 80s this was a very enjoyable toy I was blessed to have been given as a child. This is what started my video game addiction that lasted for years to come because of the wide variety of games available and...

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