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Title: The History of the Atari 2800
Post by: TrekMD on May 15, 2019, 03:58:19 AM
Top Hat Gaming Man discusses the history of the Atari 2800 Game System and why it failed!

https://youtu.be/HYQlj-52bMw
Title: Re: The History of the Atari 2800
Post by: ArcadeAction on May 31, 2019, 07:20:54 AM
Interesting video. The cost of Famicom vs the 2800: approximately 14,000 to 24,000 was such a stretch. Even if the cost was the same would have been a hard sell.
Title: Re: The History of the Atari 2800
Post by: TrekMD on June 01, 2019, 02:18:23 AM
It really was a stretch but I guess they still had to try.  The results, though, were totally expected.