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Atari Sells Pridefest App to LGBT Media, Announces Partnership

By John Keefer, Aug 18, 2017 3:00pm PDT

LGBT will rework and expand the app, then relaunch it.


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Become an Atari Beta Tester and Enter to Win an Atari Speakerhat

By Sponsored Post, Jul 29, 2017 5:30pm PDT

Sign up for the Atari Speakerhat beta test for a chance to win an exclusive Atari prize pack.


Atari Promises 'Classic Gaming Content' For Retro Ataribox

By John Keefer, Jul 17, 2017 9:20am PDT

The new console will be similar to the NES Classic in its ability to play older games, and will sport a wood finish akin to the Atari 2600.


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Atari Has a New Console In Development, CEO Says

By John Keefer, Jun 16, 2017 8:55am PDT

'We're back in the hardware business.'


"Yeah, wish him the best for that sort of thing, even if the initial console isn't super ..."

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Frontier Sues Atari for Unpaid RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Royalties

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 03, 2017 8:10am PST

Frontier alleges Atari sold more copies of RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 than it reported.


"No mention of Elite: Dangerous in that "rising star in PC gaming" section? O_o"

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Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

By Shack Staff, Jan 22, 2016 12:00pm PST

"Indy! Cover your heart!"


Atari Vault brings over 100 classic arcade games to Steam in Spring 2016

By Daniel Perez, Jan 21, 2016 8:14am PST

Prepare to experience over 100 classic arcade games in Atari Vault later this year.


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RollerCoaster Tycoon World reaches for the sky mid-2015

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 06, 2015 9:35am PST

Atari has finally revealed the newest installment in their long-praised RollerCoaster Tycoon series.


"Yeah, it looks like it from the trailer. I mean you'd think they would have done something ..."

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Atari: Game Over debuts exclusively on Xbox platforms on Nov. 20

By Daniel Perez, Nov 04, 2014 8:30am PST

Remember when a documentary crew went to New Mexico to find the legendary Atari graveyard? Well - that film is going to be available on Xbox in just a few weeks.


E.T., Atari cartridges found in landfill to go to museums and up for auction

By Robert Workman, Sep 11, 2014 3:30pm PDT

The Alamogordo city council is setting plans in motion, with emphasis on the Atari story being told, and making a little money back from the dig as well.


"Really? Cool. I had the impression that they tried to dump the cartridges as discreetly as ..."

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Alone In the Dark and Haunted House being rebooted at Atari

By Robert Workman, Aug 19, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Yes, this is following the previous reboots that both franchises went through.


"So a third reboot of the game franchise, well, that's... interesting. Just forget all the ..."

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Minimum adding Team Death Match

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Minimum is getting a new Team Death Match mode, leaving the minimalist Titans at home, along with a re-designed map, new armor sets, and balance tweaks.


Minimum now on Steam Early Access

By Steve Watts, May 14, 2014 11:00am PDT

The MOBA-inspired action game Minimum is now available on Steam Early Access for $19.99.


Minimum holding another open beta weekend

By Steve Watts, May 08, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Mech-on-mech shooter Minimum is getting another free beta weekend, starting tomorrow and lasting through Sunday.


Documentary film crew finds E.T. game cartridges in New Mexico landfill

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 26, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Remember the film crew that was going to dig up the Atari landfill in a search for E.T. video game cartridges? (No, not the Angry Video Game Nerd movie crew! The other movie crew!) They found something!


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