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Atari Pong Coffee Table Project Raising Funding For A General Release

Atari Pong Coffee Table Project Raising Funding For A General Release

arcadehero February 24, 2017 2

(Thanks to Michael L. for the tip) Back in May of last year, we mentioned a very cool electromechanical Pong project. It received quite a bit of media attention, using an old but proven

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Newsbytes: ColorDMD Updates; TMNT Arcade Action Figures; Atari updates NTG#85

Newsbytes: ColorDMD Updates; TMNT Arcade Action Figures; Atari updates NTG#85

arcadehero May 28, 2016 1

The Memorial Day weekend is usually a bit slow as many people are out and about as opposed to reading blogs but regardless, we’ve got news. We hope you have a safe holiday weekend

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As Arcade Heroes Turns Six, A Look Back At Pong Variations

As Arcade Heroes Turns Six, A Look Back At Pong Variations

arcadehero December 3, 2012 3

I am sure that you have heard by now that Atari’s Pong celebrated 40 years in existence this past Friday. I did not forget, I just figured it would be nice to do an

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Newsbatch: SnoCross Location Test, new Wreck-It Ralph Trailer, Traffic Pong

Newsbatch: SnoCross Location Test, new Wreck-It Ralph Trailer, Traffic Pong

arcadehero September 17, 2012 0

Posts have been light lately but I will work on that as best I can – access has been limited for me for the past week so I have not been able to catch

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Arcade-related Illuminated T-Shirts

Arcade-related Illuminated T-Shirts

arcadehero June 1, 2011 0

One trend that seems to be gaining some steam is that behind illuminated fabrics. I’ve seen a number of ideas tried out over the past few years although I’ve yet to see anyone wander

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Al Alcorn talks Atari and Pong

arcadehero January 12, 2011 2

Newsfeed 987 via Perhaps you’ve heard the story of Pong and how the video arcade industry got it’s start but it’s one thing to read about that story and it’s another to hear about

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Panel discussion with ex-Atari alumni at California Extreme 09

Shaggy December 8, 2009 1

One thing I don’t think that I will ever tire of is getting into the history of the game industry, particularly that involving the arcade side of things. On one side I think it’s

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Play Pong with your feet just about anywhere

Shaggy September 2, 2009 0

Microsoft’s Project Natal isn’t out yet but already there are games out there which allow you to use your body as a controller and this particular game, called Sport Pong could easily be setup

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