Atari classics Centipede and Missile Command set for movie adaptations
May18

Atari classics Centipede and Missile Command set for movie adaptations

In an attempt which I can only assume is to stretch the bounds of ludicrousness and desperation for video-game adaptations, it seems classic Atari video-games Missile Command and Centipede will be getting the movie treatment.

A long-lost Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game has been restored
Apr08

A long-lost Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game has been restored

At least one Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game, never saw the light of day. Until today that is, as they live again in an arcade cabinet.

Rollercoaster Tycoon World will look much better. Probably
Mar23

Rollercoaster Tycoon World will look much better. Probably

Rollercoaster Tycoon World devs want to assure you that the game won’t look terrible at all. Maybe.

Atari puts the brakes on TxK
Mar19

Atari puts the brakes on TxK

Atari says indie dev should stop ripping off his own work on Tempest 2000

Atari’s bringing Asteroids back…as an MMO?
Feb11

Atari’s bringing Asteroids back…as an MMO?

Atari is reviving its arcade classic, Asteroids – but for whatever reason, they’re turning it in to a survival MMO.

Dug up Atari games sell for $37 000
Nov18

Dug up Atari games sell for $37 000

In 1983, Atari dumped their failed game, ET, along with several other titles. Those titles were then dug up just recently and placed on eBay for purchase. The sales brought in a whopping $37 000!

Mythbusted Atari games are now on eBay
Nov06

Mythbusted Atari games are now on eBay

There was an ongoing myth that Atari had buried loads of their unsold games several decades ago. That horde was found, and those games are now on sale on eBay for large amounts of money.

This looks nothing like Alone in the Dark
Nov04

This looks nothing like Alone in the Dark

Alone in the Dark: Illumination is looking less and less like it deserves the name of the revered horror survival franchise.

Alone in the Dark: Illumination should land in November
Sep03

Alone in the Dark: Illumination should land in November

Atari are working on a new Alone in the Dark game called Illumination. They are aiming to have the game out sometime in November.

Atari rebooting Alone in the Dark and Haunted House
Aug20

Atari rebooting Alone in the Dark and Haunted House

Atari is reviving two major horror franchises at the end of this year.

What happens when  you find ET?
Apr29

What happens when you find ET?

The truth was out there – Atari really did bury thousands of ET cartridges in New Mexico. Is ET buried there, too?

Aw yeah! Gauntlet’s back!
Mar18

Aw yeah! Gauntlet’s back!

Classic 80’s arcade hack-and-slasher Gauntlet is set for a reboot. Here’s what the modern Gauntlet looks like.