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Atari VCS Console Now Available For Pre-Order

05/30/2018, It’s safe to say that Nintendo kind of kicked off this recent trend of relaunching older consoles as they have done with the NES and SNES Classics. This spurred other companies to do the same, such as Atari who announced the Atari VCS back in 2017. The...

Atari VCS Pre-Orders Kick Off Next Month, Expected To Ship In 2019

04/30/2018, Last year Atari revealed that they would be sort-of reviving their console with the Ataribox which was later renamed to the be the Atari VCS. Unfortunately for gamers who were hoping to get their hands on the console, it seems that you will have a bit of...


Atari Is Creating Its Own Digital Currency

02/15/2018, If you thought that Kodak was the only company from days gone by that was jumping on the cryptocurrency bandwagon, think again. Atari has announced that it’s creating its own digital currency called Atari Token. The company had hinted that it was...

Atari Looking To Bring Rollercoaster Tycoon Onto The Switch

01/24/2018, The Rollercoaster Tycoon title is something of a classic as far as games are concerned, especially back in the day where sim-based games were at its peak (i.e. Sim City, Sim Tower, Theme Hospital, and so on). We’ve seen Atari bring the title onto...

Ataribox Pre-Orders Have Been Delayed

12/14/2017, Atari fans who were looking forward to pre-order the company’s new console today will be disappointed to find out that the Ataribox pre-orders have been delayed. The company was supposed to start taking pre-orders for its new machine from today but...

Ataribox Pre-Orders Go Live Tomorrow

12/13/2017, It was confirmed by Atari a few months back that it’s working on a new console called the Ataribox. The console has a wooden box like the 2600 console from quite a few years back. Atari has said that this product aims to offer a new experience while...

You Can Now Purchase Atari’s Speakerhat

12/11/2017, Are headphones too troublesome of you? Are they took bulky? Easily falling out? Afraid you might misplace them? Well the good news is that Atari has a solution for you in the form of the Atari Speakerhat, which in case you didn’t already figure out, is...

Vintage Atari 2700 Found In A Thrift Store Sells For $3,000 On eBay

08/02/2017, For those who snub their noses at thrift stores because they think that there’s nothing good, you might want to rethink that because in a post on Reddit, Redditor L064N revealed that he discovered an Atari 2700 console while shopping at a thrift store....

Atari’s Speakerhat Is A Hat With Speakers

07/20/2017, Atari is popular for its classic home gaming consoles but the company is now venturing into the world of wearable devices. Its first wearable device isn’t a band, activity tracker or smartwatch. It’s a hat. It’s a hat with speakers to be...

New Atari Console Pictures And Details Revealed

07/17/2017, Atari has been out of the business of making home consoles for a very long time now. However, at the E3 2017 gaming convention last month, the company confirmed that it was working on a “brand new Atari product.” We later found out that it was...

New Atari Console Confirmed By CEO

06/18/2017, We’ve all had an Atari console at some point in our lives, that is if you’re reasonably old and actually know what Atari is, and now the new generation will be able to get to know the company as well. Atari CEO Fred Chesnais has confirmed that...

Atari Teases Upcoming ‘Atari Box’ Device

06/13/2017, Last year we heard reports that gaming company Atari was making hardware once again. Earlier this year it sounded like the company was close to announcing something, and now it looks like Atari is teasing something yet again which based on the name of its...