Atari is a corporate and brand name owned by several entities since its inception
in 1972, ... Though Kee's relationship to Atari was invented in 1974, Joe
Keenan's management of the subsidi...
The concept was created by Nolan Bushnell and Steve Bristow. Looking to
increase profits, the game circuit design was given to a young Atari engineer
Nov 28, 2012 ... Nolan Bushnell founded Atari in 1972 with a princely investment of $250. ...
Atari's Corporate Research Department created the first ...
Mar 20, 2014 ... But Atari's games are only part of the story. Atari's founders invented the video
game arcade cabinet, helping to create the arcade culture that ...
May 5, 2008 ... Bushnell told him that Atari had signed a contract to deliver such a game to ... Or
was it just as he claimed - that he instructed Alcorn to invent a ...
Defender was the first popular “side-scrolling” arcade game. Created by pinball
designer Eugene Jarvis in 1980, it also was a big hit later for the Atari 2600 ...
Invention. The man whom most widely receives credit for being the “father of
video games” is the creator of Atari, Nolan Bushnell.  First inspired by the video
Jun 27, 2012 ... So when I chatted with Bushnell this week to mark Atari's 40th anniversary, I felt
like I was talking with a man who helped invent my childhood.
Atari founder Nolan Bushnell was a Go player who learned the hacker ethic at
the ..... To do this Atari created the “Durastress” trademark and began marketing ...
[Gamasutra's A History of Gaming Platforms series continues with a look at the
seminal Atari VCS, also known as the Atari 2600, the undisputed star of the early