Your Thoughts on Atari


When I was a kid in the 80s, it was the big thing - even as Nintendo was creeping up at 2nd place. Anyway, nowadays most of the games seem laughably primitive, especially the sports ones - however, other ones are still relevant (Pitfall Harry etc..).

Well, myself, I haven't played one since probably the 90s, and maybe even the 80s.


Atari was very slightly before my time, the Sega Master System II and NES were my first consoles..

I haven't really played many of their games, only the modernised retro games such as Space Invaders, Pong, and Tetris.


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I'm following Nerdface on this one, the only 'Atari' based things you will have seen me with are the modern versions of their games. Although I can say that even now I do love sitting down and playing a bit of old-school retro games like Tetris and Space Invaders, it just brings back a bit of the child inside me lol. As for their consoles, I don't think I've ever actually played on any Atari consoles, my first ever console was a PS1 so that's what got me hooked anyway!
I somewhat remember playing that console at my grandma's house back in the day, pong is always classic fun. Though didn't I hear Atari was making another console?


My cousins had an Atari and we'd play together often. I haven't played any of there games in years, though. I think the last one was the Dragon Ball Z Budokai series.