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New Atari Jaguar Games at 2017 Portland Retro Gaming Expo

October 12, 2017 AtariAge

If you’re an Atari Jaguar fan, we have three new Jaguar games we’ll be selling for the first time at this year’s Portland Retro Gaming Expo, taking place October 20-22! The three titles are Jeff Minter Classics (containing Llamatron 2112 and Revenge of the Mutant Camels), Escape 2042, and AstroStorm …

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New Atari 2600 Games at 2017 Portland Retro Gaming Expo

October 10, 2017 AtariAge

AtariAge will introduce several new homebrew games at the upcoming Portland Retro Gaming Expo, taking place October 20-22! For the Atari 2600, we will be selling three new titles: Super Cobra Arcade, Space Cactus Canyon, and Draconian. Each game features a high-quality, professionally printed box, manual and cartridge label. Draconian …

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2017 Portland Retro Gaming Expo, October 20-22

September 8, 2017 AtariAge

Join AtariAge at the 2017 Portland Retro Gaming Expo (PRGE), taking place Friday, October 20th through Sunday, October 22rd at the Oregon Convention Center. The show opens at 3pm on Friday so you can enjoy the huge Retrocade an extra day! The Portland Retro Gaming Expo (PRGE) is one of …

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Ken Siders, Atari Enthusiast and Homebrewer, Has Passed

August 30, 2017 AtariAge

It is with great sadness we report that Atari enthusiast and homebrew programmer Ken Sider has unexpectedly passed away at the young age of 49. Ken was best known in the Atari community for developing the games Beef Drop for the Atari 5200, 7800, and Atari 8-bit computers, and b*nq …

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New 2600, 5200, 7800 Games in AtariAge Store!

July 18, 2017 AtariAge

We’re happy to announce the arrival of a new slate of games for the Atari 2600, 5200, and 7800 consoles: Here’s a list of all the games broken down by system: Atari 2600 Anguna – Defeat the Goblin King in this Zelda-like fantasy action-adventure for the 2600. Assembloids 2600 – …

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ReplayFX Arcade & Gaming Festival July 27-30 2017, Pittsburgh, PA

July 7, 2017 AtariAge

If you’ll be in the Pittsburgh area at the end of the month, be sure to check out ReplayFX, taking place July 27-30, 2017 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center! We’ve heard great things about this event from others who have attended in previous years. Here’s more information straight …

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Atari 2600 Golf: World’s Finest Sport Video Game Simulation

July 5, 2017 AtariAge

Golf Digest’s Jeff Vrabel makes the argument that to this day, “Atari 2600 Golf remains the finest sport video game simulation”. Through humor, the author describes the graphics, gameboard, gameplay, and difficulty of the original 1980 Atari 2600 Golf. Here’s a video review of Atari 2600 Golf if you need …

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2017 Activision Summer Patch Quest

June 26, 2017 AtariAge

It’s that time again, the weather is hotter, the days are longer, and the Atari 2600 is begging for attention. AtariAge user toilettunes has organized the 3rd Annual AtariAge Activision Patches Summer Quest. Through Labor Day (Monday, September 4th) you can compete with other AtariAge members to see who can …

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AtGames Announces Fall Lineup

June 22, 2017 AtariAge

AtGames has announced their fall lineup of Flashback consoles and portables, further expanding on their offerings for fans of the Atari 2600 and Sega Genesis. These new products include several Atari Flashback consoles, an updated Atari Flashback Portable, a new Genesis Flashback styled after the classic Sega Genesis console, and …

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Atari 2600 Ms. Pac-Man Score Shattered by AI

June 19, 2017 AtariAge

Microsoft researchers in Canada have built an Artificial Intelligence program capable of reaching (and eclipsing) the maximum score of 999,990 in the Atari 2600 version of Ms. Pac-Man. According to Wired Magazine, “Ms. Pac-Man has been targeted by artificial intelligence researchers for years, but no player, human or otherwise, has …