Own Four Decades of Gaming History with Latest Bundle of Definitive Edition Releases of Classic Atari Titles from Legendary Platforms Atari 2600, Atari 5200, and the Arcade
NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Atari®, one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and interactive entertainment producers, is thrilled to celebrate today’s release of Atari Flashback® Classics – Volume 3 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. Gamers of all ages can travel through time and enjoy 40 years of Atari gaming history with definitive editions of 50 popular Atari arcade classics and remastered home console titles available for the first time on current-gen consoles.
Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 3 continues the success of Volume 1 and Volume 2 by expanding the library of remastered classic Atari titles on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One, including Asteroids®, Centipede®, Missile Command®, Maze Invaders™, Yars’ Return™, and more. Enjoy 50 beloved titles in one package, including arcade classics, Atari 2600 fan favorites, and — for the first time on current-gen consoles — Atari 5200 hits. Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 3 delivers nostalgia and retro gaming fun in spades, while adding online leaderboards and support for local and online multiplayer!
“The third volume of Atari’s Flashback series expands the number of remastered Atari classics on modern platforms to 150 games,” said Frédéric Chesnais, CEO of Atari. “Whether someone is playing for the first time or revisiting a childhood favorite, we’re happy to put these historic games in the hands of today’s gamers and hardcore Atari fans.”
Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 3 Full Games List:
Atari 2600: Adventure II, Air Raiders, Aquaventure, Armor Ambush, Astroblast, Dark Cavern (Night Stalker), Frog Pond, Frogs and Flies, Holey Moley, International Soccer, MotoRodeo, Saboteur®, Sea Battle, Space Attack, Star Strike, Super Challenge Baseball, Super Challenge Football, Sword Fight, Wizard, and Yars’ Return™.
Atari 5200: Asteroids®, Centipede®, Countermeasure, Final Legacy, Micro-Gammon, Millipede®, Miniature Golf, Missile Command®, Realsports® Baseball, Realsports® Basketball, Realsports® Football, Realsports® Soccer, Realsports® Tennis, Star Raiders®, Super Breakout®, and Xari Arena.
Arcade: Atari® Baseball, Atari® Basketball, Atari® Football, Atari® Soccer, Avalanche, Canyon Bomber®, Destroyer, Dominos, Fire Truck/Smokey Joe, Maze Invaders™, Monte Carlo, Pool Shark, Sky Diver, and Super Bug.
Developed by Code Mystics and distributed in North America by AtGames, Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 3 is now available at retail and digital purchase from PlayStation®Store for PlayStation®4 and through Xbox Live for Xbox One for $19.99. Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 3 is rated E for Everyone for Mild Cartoon Violence. To learn more about Atari Flashback Classics – Volume 1 – 3, please visit: www.Atari.com.
A press kit with screenshots and logos is available here: https://uberstrategist.link/AFCV3-PressKit.
Atari is an interactive entertainment production company. As an iconic brand that transcends generations and audiences, the company is globally recognized for its multi-platform, interactive entertainment and licensed products. Atari owns and/or manages a portfolio of more than 200 games and franchises, including world-renowned brands like Asteroids®, Centipede®, Missile Command®, Pong®, and RollerCoaster Tycoon®. Atari has offices in New York and Paris. Visit us online at www.atari.com.
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