Published on June 27th, 2017 | by admin
AtGames® and Atari® Announce Australian Spring 2017 Classic Gaming Hardware Line-up
Company to Deliver Value and Premium HD Releases of its Classic Gaming Hardware
Sydney, Australia – June 27, 2017 – AtGames® Digital Media Ltd., a leader in interactive entertainment products, alongside Atari®, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, today announced their latest classic gaming releases: Atari Flashback® 8 Gold and Atari Flashback® 8 Classic Game Console. Each console includes an amazing selection of built-in Atari 2600 games, as well as an impressive range of innovative features. The systems, which are headlined by a brand new premium high definition (HD) output model, will be in Australian stores for spring 2017.
“We are excited to partner with AtGames again to release three new gaming systems,” said Fred Chesnais, Chief Executive Officer, Atari. “The new hardware includes a robust collection of classic games and features which will give our audiences many options to relive the golden age of gaming at home or on the go.”
The brand-new Atari Flashback® 8 Gold features 120 built-in all-time favourites. These games include iconic Atari 2600 classics like Missile Command®, Asteroids®, Centipede™, and Millipede™, as well as many other legends like Konami’s Frogger, Activision’s Pitfall! and River Raid™ and Taito’s Space Invaders. Two all new, high performance 2.4ghz wireless controllers, styled after the Atari 2600 originals, are included, as well as two legacy controller ports for optional wired joysticks or paddles. Other new features for the Atari Flashback 8 Gold include 720p HDMI output, scan line filtering, and a save/pause/rewind feature for every game.
The Atari Flashback® 8 Classic Game Console returns in a new value-priced edition, complete with 105 all-time favourites. Amazing new additions to the game line-up include Activision legends like Pitfall!™, Kaboom!™, and River Raid™. Two wired controllers, styled after the Atari 2600 originals, are included, as well as two legacy controller ports to add your own optional wired joysticks or paddles.
“These upcoming products are our best hardware line-up yet,” says Dr. Ping-Kang Hsiung, CEO of AtGames. “Building on our long history of delivering value-packed, nostalgic products for our customers, this new line-up takes classic gaming to a stunning new level.”
With an expanded product line, new titles, and smart new features, AtGames is creating a modern home for all things retro gaming. The AtGames Flashback Zone (AFZ) has an all-star roster of classic publishing partners, including Atari, Sega, Taito, Warner Bros, Konami, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, and Activision, making it the definitive destination for classic gaming at major retailers everywhere. Celebrating classic gaming heritage has never been easier, whether for nostalgic old-timers or newer generations looking for a taste of the best of the past. Expect these products and many more from AtGames in stores this holiday season and beyond.
AtGames Atari Game List (titles vary by system):
3-D Tic-Tac-Toe, Adventure, Adventure II, Air·Sea Battle, Aquaventure, Asteroids, Atari Climber, Backgammon, Basketball, Black Jack, Bowling, Breakout®, Canyon Bomber®, Centipede®, Championship Soccer, Circus Atari, Combat®, Combat® Two, Crystal Castles®, Demons to Diamonds™, Desert Falcon, Dodge’Em, Double Dunk™, Fatal Run, Flag Capture, Football, Frog Pond, Fun with Numbers, Golf, Gravitar®, Hangman, Haunted House®, Home Run, Human Cannonball™, Indy 500, Maze Craze, Miniature Golf, Missile Command, Millipede, MotoRodeo, NightDriver™, Off The Wall, Outlaw™, Pong® (Video Olympics), Radar Lock™, Realsports® Baseball, Realsports® Basketball, Realsports® Soccer, Realsports® Volleyball, Return to Haunted House, Saboteur®, Save Mary, Secret Quest, Sky Diver, Slot Machine, Slot Racers, Solaris, Space War, Sprintmaster, Star Ship, Steeplechase, Stellar Track ™, Street Racer, Submarine Commander®, Super Baseball, Super Breakout®, Super Football, Surround, Swordquest: Earthworld™, Swordquest: Fireworld™, Swordquest: Waterworld™, Tempest®, Video Checkers, Video Chess, Video Pinball, Wizard, Warlords, Yars’ Return, Yars’ Revenge®, Barnstorming, Beamrider, Boxing, Bridge, Checkers, Chopper Command, Cosmic Commuter, Crackpots, Decathlon, Dolphin, Dragster, Enduro, Fishing Derby, Freeway, Frostbite, Grand Prix, H.E.R.O., Ice Hockey, Kaboom!, Keystone Kapers, Laser Blast, Megamania, Oink!, Pitfall!, Plaque Attack, Pressure Cooker, Private Eye, River Raid, River Raid II, Robot Tank, Seaquest, Skiing, Sky Jinks, Space Shuttle, Spider Fighter, Stampede, Starmaster, Tennis, Dan Kitchen’s Tomcat, Air Raiders ™ , Armor Ambush ™, Astroblast ™ , Dark Cavern ™ (Night Stalker) , International Soccer ™ , Super Challenge ™ Baseball (Major League Baseball), Super Challenge ™ Football (NFL Football), Space Attack™ , Star Strike™, Frogs and Flies, Sea Battle ™ , Sword Fight™.