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The Atari 7800 was never the most popular of home video game systems, but that’s a shame because it had solid graphics for the 1980s and had a number of superb games worth playing regularly. Here are five of my favorite games for the Atari 7800 home video game system.
The Atari 5200 home video game system never had the popularity of the famous Atari 2600, but it did have better graphics over all and it still had plenty of games that were fun to play. So, let’s take a look back at five of the games that made the Atari 5200 gaming system worth having.
The Atari 5200 home console didn’t catch on big time with video game fans back in the early 1980s, but that’s a shame because the system had some quality gaming including Realsports Baseball, one of the best early baseball video games.
Space Invaders was a super popular arcade hit in the early 1980s, and it was ported to just about every home video game console of that time period. Or at least a game similar to Space Invaders was on every home gaming system. The Atari 5200 system wouldn’t be left out, either, and had a great version of this arcade classic.
Ms. Pac-Man has long been a favorite of classic video game fans. And why not? There’s solid action, bright colors and a lot fun. Ms. Pac-Man was popular enough to be ported to many home gaming consoles, and one of the most faithful versions of this game was for the Atari 7800 gaming system.
If you played the Atari 2600 back in the day and still keep playing it today, there’s a pretty good chance you are an Atari geek. What are some other signs to look for to tell if you’re an Atari geek? Well, read on for 100 telltale signs that you just might love your old Atari 2600 a little too much.