Author Topic: Atari Box  (Read 1011 times)

Offline TrekMD

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 21284
  • Country: us
  • Karma: 57
    • View Profile
    • http://plus.google.com/+EugenioAngueira
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #30 on: August 31, 2017, 04:27:43 AM »
I got this email today:

Ataribox: Coming Soon!

The buzz on Ataribox continues to grow, and we can’t wait to share more news in the weeks ahead.
 
Ataribox will first be made available via a crowdfunding campaign this Fall 2017 with shipments planned to start in Spring 2018.
 
Why Crowdfunding? Amazing brands are driven by amazing communities. Coming back to hardware is an important step for Atari, and something we intend to do carefully, hand-in-hand with the Atari community that loves our brand as much as we do. Crowdfunding is the ultimate community approach to bring great products to life; and for Atari, it allows us to reward our community with exclusive access, special editions, and include them as active participants in the rollout of the Ataribox.
 
Sign up now at www.ataribox.com to join our community and be among the first to get news and updates!
 

Going to the final frontier, gaming...

Offline Shadowrunner

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4997
  • Country: ca
  • Karma: 53
    • View Profile
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #31 on: August 31, 2017, 16:27:41 PM »
Cool, sounds like we should know more about it soon.

Offline Shadowrunner

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4997
  • Country: ca
  • Karma: 53
    • View Profile
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #32 on: September 29, 2017, 01:25:34 AM »
More info! http://www.pcgamer.com/amp/ataribox-will-run-linux-and-amd-custom-processor-will-cost-300/

Definitely more expensive than I thought it would be, and at that price I just don't know who this is for.

Offline TrekMD

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 21284
  • Country: us
  • Karma: 57
    • View Profile
    • http://plus.google.com/+EugenioAngueira
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #33 on: September 29, 2017, 03:53:21 AM »
That is pricey indeed!  Why would anyone with a PS4 or XboxOne need this?

Going to the final frontier, gaming...

Online zapiy

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 11862
  • Country: england
  • Karma: 45
    • View Profile
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #34 on: September 29, 2017, 09:17:51 AM »
This will be a massive fail b


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Own: Jaguar, Lynx, Dreamcast, Saturn, MegaDrive, MegaCD, 32X, GameGear, PS3, PS, PSP, Wii, GameCube, N64, DS, GBA, GBC, GBP, GB,  Xbox, 3DO, CDi,  WonderSwan, WonderSwan Colour NGPC

Offline Ryuhi

  • Jr. Member
  • *
  • Posts: 55
  • Country: ie
  • Karma: 6
    • View Profile
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #35 on: September 29, 2017, 10:29:31 AM »
Right idea. Horrible execution:/

Offline Saturn

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *
  • Posts: 2568
  • Country: us
  • Karma: 17
    • View Profile
    • http://jaysmith2000.ipbhost.com/index.php?s=c827a7b611daaaf555722b332b1b9a2c&act=idx
Re: Atari Box
« Reply #36 on: October 06, 2017, 16:59:47 PM »
More info! http://www.pcgamer.com/amp/ataribox-will-run-linux-and-amd-custom-processor-will-cost-300/

Definitely more expensive than I thought it would be, and at that price I just don't know who this is for.
Ha, this sounds awesome. I'm in 8)