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The Atari VCS – Is The New Atari VCS Worth a Pre-Order? – RetroActive

The Atari VCS was a crowdfunded video game console hybrid that was funded in Jun 2018. The new Atari VCS began shipping on December 11th 2020, even though most didn’t get their unit until the end of December and many …

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Atari Combat

  Atari Combat is an awesome game. This is my little 2 minute tribute. For additional posts by TigerClawTV: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://dev2017.gamester81.com/forum

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History of Consoles: APF MP1000 (1978)

  Console: APF MP 10000 Manufacturer: APF Electronics Inc Availability: 1978 Price: $130 ($459.34 with inflation) History: In 1978 APF Electronics Inc decided to enter the home video computer market by introducing the APF MP1000 home console. APF also released …

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Talking Retro with Joe

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History of Consoles: Bally Astrocade (1978)

Console: Bally Astrocade Manufactured By: Bally, Astrovision Availability: December 1977, but not shipped until 1978 Original Retail Price: $299 ($1,052.36 today’s dollars) History: By 1977 the home console market was growing in popularity with the release of the Fairchild Channel …

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History of Consoles: Atari VCS/2600 (1977)

Console: Atari Video Computer System (later renamed Atari 2600) Manufactured By: Atari, Inc Retail Availability: October 14th, 1977 Original Retail Price: $199.99 Units Sold: 30+ Million History:  In the early to mid 1970’s Atari had experienced success with the home …

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