Atari-2600

11.05.12
Complete Air Raid fetches over $33k, priciest Atari 2600 sale ever
11.05.12

Complete Air Raid fetches over $33k, priciest Atari 2600 sale ever

The world's only complete, in-box copy of Air Raid was auctioned yesterday for $33,433.30, the high...

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08.21.12
Rare Atari 2600 game, Red Sea Crossing, pops up in Philly shop
08.21.12

Rare Atari 2600 game, Red Sea Crossing, pops up in Philly shop

Red Sea Crossing is one of the rarest Atari games in existence. According to legend, the developer,...

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07.10.12
Soapbox: In defense of achievements
07.10.12

Soapbox: In defense of achievements

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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03.07.12
Choose My Adventure: Insert cartridge
03.07.12

Choose My Adventure: Insert cartridge

Sooner or later, it had to happen. After years of resisting peer pressure from my fellow Massivel...

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01.01.12
cTrix's gATARI2600 chiptune "guitar"
01.01.12

cTrix's gATARI2600 chiptune "guitar"

The chiptune music scene is known for its creative use of antiquated gaming hardware, and you'd...

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04.11.11
Game console pioneer Jerry Lawson dies at 70
04.11.11

Game console pioneer Jerry Lawson dies at 70

Gerald A. "Jerry" Lawson is one of the great unknown pioneers of the video game industry. He passed...

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03.22.11
Xbox 360 plus Atari 2600 equals Ben Heck's latest mod (also 2,960)
03.22.11

Xbox 360 plus Atari 2600 equals Ben Heck's latest mod (also 2,960)

While not his most practical modification to date, Ben Heck has created one of his most unique co...

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09.08.10
Retro consoles torn apart, ancient innards exposed
09.08.10

Retro consoles torn apart, ancient innards exposed

If you want to see just how far game consoles have come over the last few decades, check out iFixit...

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08.25.10
Atari mines its 2600 catalog for 'Atari's Greatest Hits: Volume 1' on DS
08.25.10

Atari mines its 2600 catalog for 'Atari's Greatest Hits: Volume 1' on DS

Atari released a collection of classic games on DS way back in 2005. The publisher has announced a s...

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