Atari (from a Japanese verb meaning "to hit the target" or "a success") is a corporate and brand name owned by several entities since its inception in 1972,  ...

The History of Atari Computers and Game System

History of the entertaining Atari game system and computer. ... Computer History Timeline · Did You Know All These Things Were Invented in the '40s?

Atari - 1972 - 1984

Atari Incorporated – Co-founders Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney embark on their new venture. Their first engineer hired was Allan Alcorn who designed Pong  ...

The Founder of Atari Is Also the Founder of Chuck E. Cheese - The ...

Jun 29, 2012 ... This week marked the 40th anniversary of the founding of Atari. ... So Bushnell invented a restaurant that would offer just that combination.

IGN Presents: the History of Atari - IGN

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 ...

AtariAge - Atari 2600 History

The Atari 2600, originally called the Atari VCS, is the godfather of modern videogame systems, and helped spawn a multi-billion dollar industry. Atari sold over ...

Invention | All things Atari

The man whom most widely receives credit for being the “father of video games” is the creator of Atari, Nolan Bushnell. [1] First inspired by the video game ...

Atari at 40: Catching Up with Founder Nolan Bushnell |

Jun 27, 2012 ... Not that Bushnell invented all those games: Many, in fact, originated well after he left Atari in 1978, and all of the company's home computers ...

Evolution of Home Video Game Consoles: 1967 – 2011 - Hongkiat

Invented by Ralph H. Baer (1922 – ), also known as "The Father of Video Games" , ... Atari's PONG arcade machine was so popular in 1973 that Atari decided to ...

Pong Video Game - The Great Idea Finder

The home version was Introduced by Atari, Bushnell's company, in 1974--long ... Before there was Pong, there was Odyssey, invented by Ralph Baer in 1966.

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