Time's Arrow Never Marches Forward

Posted July 10, 2019 by Ric Pryor

After two years and several updated timelines from Atari, we seem to be no closer to a finished VCS.

Atari VCS Timeline

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Your Call Is Very Important to Us

Posted June 27, 2019 by Ric Pryor

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Who's Your Daddy?

Posted June 25, 2019 by Ric Pryor

Choosing which retro video gaming scam fall for can be as tricky as choosing who to go out with in one of those dating simulation games.

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Atari VCS Ad #16: Freedom

Posted June 22, 2019 by Ric Pryor

Atari is steadfastly refusing to announce any game titles for the VCS. That, combined with recent focus on the sandbox mode and the console's potential appeal to tinkerers makes me think we're not far from a frustrated social media director posting "Make your own damn games and leave us alone!"

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It Looks Like You're Trying to Pull the Wool Over Our Eyes

Posted June 19, 2019 by Ric Pryor

Never ones to let a good trademark go uninfringed, Atari has "borrowed" and old idea from Microsoft to help new users with the VCS interface.

I think VCS owners will be fine. It's the VCS engineers who need help.

(Special thanks to PlaysWithWolves, creator of Mr. Fuji)

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