Let the celebrations resume! Today, iconic video game publisher Atari and developer Digital Eclipse tease the first free content update for the interactive anthology experience Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration. Coming December 5, 2023, this update rings in the holiday season with the addition of 12 fan-favorite Atari 2600 titles from the console’s heyday. From officially released titles to player-powered homebrews, to once-lost Atari prototypes, Atari 50 shapes up to be the gift that keeps on giving.Continue reading
Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer has expressed a strong desire to acquire Nintendo at some point. In an August 2020 email exchange with two high-ranking Microsoft marketing executives, Spencer emphasized that “Nintendo is the ultimate asset in the gaming industry” and believed that such an acquisition would be a pivotal moment in his career, benefiting both companies.
When I reviewed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge earlier this year, I said it was a “delightful love letter to a beloved franchise.” Now, Dimension Shellshock, the game’s first DLC, has arrived to prove that sometimes bigger is indeed better, and more Ninja Turtles action is always a welcome treat.
Borderlands Collection: Pandora’s Box packages together all six acclaimed base games from the iconic franchise: Borderlands, Borderlands 2, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, Tales from the Borderlands, Borderlands 3, and New Tales from the Borderlands, as well as all of their add-on content*, in one giant bundle for the first time.
Atari® — one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and interactive entertainment producers — is thrilled to announce qomp2, a creative sequel to the seminal classic Pong that asks the question, “what would happen if the Pong ball escaped the paddles?” The answer is simple: make a daring break for freedom!
In a world where video games have taken enormous leaps in terms of graphics, storytelling, and gameplay mechanics, it is refreshing to see a game that pays homage to its roots while also embracing the modern era. Enter Atari’s Quantum: Recharged, now available on Xbox, a vibrant neon-infused reimagining of the classic arcade game Quantum. This version not only maintains the essence of the original but enhances it with updated gameplay mechanics, new adversaries, and power-ups to balance the particle-based playing field.
In this electric Atari 2D platformer for Xbox, help Mr. Run and Jump, accompanied by his faithful companion Leap the Dog, defeat the terrifying Void by collecting all of the Power Gems from the Realms of Color. Developed by Graphite Lab, this game showcases the precise platforming of the original Atari 2600 version while adding a stunning landscape of color and sound for modern consoles and PCs.
The Mega Man 30th Anniversary Bundle for Xbox is a nostalgic treat that brings back the beloved blue hero in all his pixelated glory. This comprehensive collection celebrates three decades of thrilling action, delivering an unforgettable experience for long-time fans and newcomers to Mega Man. From its classic gameplay to its rich selection of games, this bundle is a must-have for any fan of the Blue Bomber.