Atari relaunches with revamped online store, free games

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 24 November 2009 15:35 GMT


Atari has relaunched its website, and now you can purchase Atari games through the online store, and more.

If you fancy playing some retro coin-op arcade and 2600 classics, you can do so for free, as well as get info on recent and upcoming releases, purchase merchandise and games via box or digital download, and a whole lot of other stuff.

Some of the free games include: Asteroids, Adventure, Battlezone, Crystal Castles, Lunar Lander and Yars Revenge in complete original form – now with leaderboards.

“Today commences the first stage in Atari’s ongoing commitment to growing its online business with the re-launch of,” said CEO Jim Wilson. “Our online roadmap contains a multitude of enhancements and exciting new features which over time will redefine how people play and connect with Atari.”

Check the site out through Atari.

Via PR mail.

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