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Informational meeting scheduled for this Saturday’s Atari dig in Alamogordo – KVIA El Paso

Posted on April 23, 2014 Filed Under Atari In The News


Informational meeting scheduled for this Saturday's Atari dig in Alamogordo
KVIA El Paso
If you're planning to spend this Saturday rummaging through old trash in search for a now infamous Atari video game, you should attend an informational meeting sponsored by the New Mexico Environment Department tonight.

Filmmakers to break ground Saturday for Atari dig – KRQE News 13

Posted on April 22, 2014 Filed Under Atari In The News


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Filmmakers to break ground Saturday for Atari dig
KRQE News 13
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Massive Atari archive heads to ICHEG for preservation – Gamasutra

Posted on April 22, 2014 Filed Under Atari In The News


Massive Atari archive heads to ICHEG for preservation
Gamasutra
Those pale in size and significance next to its latest acquisition: thousands upon thousands of materials documenting the history of Atari's coin-op business from 1972 to 1999. This includes original artwork, videos, marketing materials, source code ...

Museum acquires ‘virtually complete’ source code from Atari’s arcade heyday – Polygon

Posted on April 22, 2014 Filed Under Atari In The News


Museum acquires 'virtually complete' source code from Atari's arcade heyday
Polygon
Acquiring the source code to virtually every coin-op game Atari made when it dominated the early 1980s arcade scene — Asteroids, Missile Command, Centipede — would seem to be enough of a coup. Yet for Jeremy Saucier, the most intimate contact with ...
Massive Atari archive heads to ICHEG for preservationGamasutra

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Atari landfill in New Mexico to be dug up on Saturday; Ars will be on scene – Ars Technica

Posted on April 22, 2014 Filed Under Atari In The News


Ars Technica

Atari landfill in New Mexico to be dug up on Saturday; Ars will be on scene
Ars Technica
The site in Alamogordo, New Mexico, where Atari is rumored to have buried some 3.5 million copies of the video game cartridge E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is set to be dug up this Saturday. Never wanting to miss an excavation, we've packed our bags ...
Filmmakers to break ground Saturday for Atari digKRQE News 13
Microsoft prepares for big Atari E.T. dig with an opening party invitationWinBeta
Rumored Atari E.T. Landfill to be UnearthedGaming Illustrated
Arcade Sushi -Ubergizmo
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