Atari

Are We Heading Towards Another Video Game Crash?

Jamie Dickerson | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Tech
Jamie Dickerson

As 1982 ended, video games were booming. By the end of 1983, video games were practically dead. This was because of the video game crash, or Atari Shock, and it was an important milestone in game history.

Atari Wants You To Start Gambling

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Tech

Atari is back -- but it's not back in the way that'll make your heart warm and your gaming hand itch. Instead Atari is becoming a company that'll use ...

Lost Tape Proves Atari Did NOT See The 1983 Video Games Crash Coming

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Tech

As recent events in the desert have reminded us, 1983 wasn't a great year for video games in general - or Atari in particular. Now known as the "gr...

Will 3.5. Copies Of The 'Worst Game Ever' Be Found In This Desert?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Tech

A film crew has been given permission to dig up a New Mexico desert landfill in the hope it contains 3.5 million copies of "the worst video game ever ...

Man Breaks 30-Year-Old Arcade Game Record With 56 Hour Game

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Tech

The classic arcade video game Missile Command has a new record - for the first time in 31 years. Atari's classic game involves intercepting missile...

Atari Files For Bankruptcy

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Tech

Atari has filed for bankruptcy in the United States. The company Atari Inc, which operates the iconic brand, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy throug...

WATCH: Atari Celebrates Pong Anniversary By Releasing... Pong

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Tech

Atari has celebrated the 40th anniversary of its classic arcade game Pong by releasing... Pong. The iconic gaming brand has been through a massive ...

PEW PEW: Atari Re-Releases Classic Titles For Free

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Tech

Get ready to stop working: Atari and Microsoft have released an 'arcade' of classic games for free. Celebrating Atari's 40th birthday - and Microso...

EU Rules Gamers Should Be Able To Resell Downloaded Games

Rock Paper Shotgun | Rock Paper SHotgun | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Tech

EU Rules Gamers Should Be Able To Resell Downloaded Games...

The Five Worst Games of All Time

Jay Cowle | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Tech
Jay Cowle

It is perhaps a fault of the avid gamer to be preoccupied with the future, what's next? Will it hover? But let's take a moment to look back at five of the worst games of all time.