Submitted by 2DX 839d ago | article

The Fall of Atari and the Rise of Nintendo

30 years ago, a glut of shovelware titles nearly destroyed the American home video game market. But it was a magical box from Japan that changed everything. (Atari, Industry, Nintendo, Retro)

Polysix  +   839d ago
ahhh my first console (The Atari 2600/VCS not the NES)
Relientk77  +   837d ago
I love the Atari 2600

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