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The Obsolete Gamer Show: Aaron Varkonyi (Aliens go Homerun)

We talk with Miami native, Aaron Varkonyi, developer of, Aliens go Homerun an innovative and interesting take on the classic game, Breakout. We talk with Aaron about his game, being a developer in South Florida and his upcoming game, Wonder Wickets. You ...
did_you_know

Did you know: Vol 1

Did you know There is a lot of random trivia and facts about classic video games. Some of it has historical content while others are just interesting to know. To continue spreading retro gaming knowledge we begin a new series that will showcase random ...
Arkanoid - Arcade - Gameplay Screenshot

Arkanoid

Arkanoid (1986) By: Taito  Genre: Bat ‘n’ Ball  Players: 1  Difficulty: Medium-Hard Featured Version: Arcade  First Day Score: 27,690 (with control pad – eeek!) Also Available For: Nintendo NES, Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh, ...
Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs 1955-2011: Technology pioneer worked in the early days of Atari

Mankind has lost one of the greatest inventors and visionaries of all time, as Apple has confirmed the death of Steve Jobs, the founder of the company. Most famous for his role in pioneering the personal computer industry and reinventing technology with ...
Atari Flashback console system

Atari Flashback

We all know that Atari no longer actually is Atari. It is just another game publishing brand name. But what happens when the executives running such a company decide to tap into its legendary hardware fame? Atari Flashback. That’’s what. Atari ...