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The best of Atari gaming consoles

Updated on June 29, 2013

Atari Video Game console: Reliving the Best Games of the 80s

Atari the developer of one the most popular and the best selling games console in the world. In 1977 Atari launched a gaming console that everyone in the world went crazy for and ended up buying one. The Atari console managed to created a new way to entertain a variety of age groups in the late 1970s to the early 1990s.

If you have played an Atari games console before, Then you know how basic and simple the graphics were in this gaming console compared to the 3D state-of-the-art graphics with the latest technology in gaming consoles on the market today.

The Atari console lasted for many years with allot of choice for games However, with the introduction of a more realistic gaming console today, Atari became a relic. In the 1980s, Atari game consoles and its game cartridges sold in million off the shelves of stores worldwide.
You even compare Atari’s popularity with the Christmas season craze that you may experience with other popular gaming consoles available in the market today.However, because of overproduction of gaming cartridges, the market for video games started to crashed. Even with Atari’s success, it was affected by the declining demand in the video game market.

By the fall of 1986, Atari gaming consoles started to disappear in most stores in the United States.Even after 30 years, people still like to play Atari games why because there still fun to play.Old games like Pac-man, Asteroids, Missile Command, and other popular games that Atari produced, were still available in large amounts in the video game market.
But Atari games wasn't really available in cartridges any more like before, it is now still being played on the internet by millions of people.

Atari is now a game developing PC games and other popular gaming consoles out in the market. They now develop games that can compete with the high graphics standards that people are requesting for in a game-play.
Such Popular Atari game titles as Never-winter Nights, Test Drive Unlimited, Age of Pirates and others are now games that are available for PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2&3 Nintendo, wii and others.

These games all have the advanced 3D graphics that people have been searching for in games. With the best sound effects and the most realistic 3d graphics available,But the old Atari games can really make you want to play them over and over again.

Atari games are also available in different genres. They have Role Playing Games RPG strategy games action games first person shooter games driving games and the most popular online games fighting games and they also make great games for children.With all the different kinds of games that Atari as produced,if you owe a Atari console iam 100% sure that you will never run out of games to play.

There are thousands of games available for this games consoles, you can even get emulators for you pc, so that you can play the great Atari games, Theres a wide range of downloadable free Atari games.However,all this games are fun, all the new games Atari is developing now are great.the old games, such as Missile Command, Pac-Man, Asteroids, Tempers, Battlefield and other great game titles that were available back in the 1970s and 1980s are still very much fun to play.

All the People who grew up when the Atari era was about have all searched for the old games on the world wide web. All the old Atari games can still be played on your PC or laptop by just going too Or you can still buy the old Atari games console on the internet. Atari game consoles still exist and theres still many people who buy them. You can even still buy the game cartridges, so you can play classic games that take you back in time.

If you really want to play all the old original Atari games on an atari console then purchase an Atari console is the best way and the cheapest. Go back in time to the 1970s and play hundreds of classic games by Atari.

Atari games are available for download on the internet. Old games can be downloaded and played on your computer. But,most people just buy a console because its a classic and maybe one day it will became vintage and be worth allot of money.

Me myself have all the old consoles some work some dont, but i will never sell them, why because they bring back memories form them times.



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