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3 Credit Challenge: Ms. Pac-Man Atari 2600 PAL World Record Attempt

Can I become the best in the world at Ms. Pac-Man with minimal preparation?

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Atari Flashback Portable Review

The somewhat notorious AT Games does, sometimes, put out a quality product. The Atari Flashback Portable isn’t great, but it’s good enough for a quick retro fix — and it might just be the best Atari licensed system you can buy.

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Video Review: Ms. Pac-Man (Atari 2600)

In which I argue for Ms. Pac-Man’s supremacy across all Atari 2600 titles in video form, with bonus advertisements and Hangman… for some reason.

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Atari Flashback 7 Review: A retrogaming curate’s egg

The Atari Flashback 7 provides plenty of retro gaming experiences with more than 100 games on offer, but not everything here is as excellent as…

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Retro Games Challenge Week Twelve: Toki (Atari Lynx)

Toki is one of the finest arcade conversions you could hope for, an an excellent advertisement for the generally under-appreciated Atari Lynx. Which is more than you can say for the actual advertisements themselves.

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Retro Review: Pac-Man & Ms Pac-Man (Atari 2600)

It’s been ages since I’ve written a retro games review. So here, have two at once, starring gaming’s first couple: Pac-Man and Ms Pac-Man.

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Trailer Time: Atari: Game Over

The documentary covering the unearthing of ET Atari 2600 cartridges is coming soon. I’m very interested to see how it’s framed, and even more so…

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Google celebrates Breakout with a new easter egg

Google is clearly run by, as TV Tropes would put it, magnificent bastards. That’s the only logical explanation for this particular cunning easter egg. If…

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