Atari ET Games Unearthed in New Mexico

Atari ET Games Unearthed in New Mexico

After over 30 years in a New Mexico landfill, potentially millions of cartridges of the often maligned Atari game, E.T., are being unearthed. A crowd has gathered at what was once the Alamogordo Landfill, eager to be present the moment the cartridges see the light of day. The director of X-Men 2, Zak Penn, is […]

Atari Strange Way of Dealing With Rejection

Atari Strange Way of Dealing With Rejection

Atari has a long-standing conspiracy theory that was proven to be true this week. Atari did indeed bury consumer-rejected video games by the truck-load in the early 80’s, and the games were dug up by Microsoft. Of all game trivia, this mass burial and recovery is assuredly among the strangest. While burying video games in […]

Documentary About Mysterious Atari Video Game Burial of 1983 in the Works

Documentary About Mysterious Atari Video Game Burial of 1983 in the Works

A documentary about one of video game history’s most enduring urban legends should be out later this year. In a deal with Microsoft’s Xbox Entertainment Studios, gaming firm Fuel Entertainment and production company LightBox Entertainment have been commissioned to make a 60-minute documentary film exploring “the great video game burial of 1983.” Legend has it […]