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Don't Call It a Comeback
Nathan Garcia and the board of Austin Pride make good
" varied as Bow Wow Wow, the B-52's, Deee-Lite, Atari Teenage Riot, and White Zombie, among others) is hellbent..."

Sept. 21, 2012 Features Feature by Brandon Watson

SXSW Film: The Whole Enchilada
Red-hot and really long list of all the titles to date
"...Dan Geller & Dayna Goldfine Apple. Intel. Genentech. Cisco. Atari. This film tells the story of a handful of..."

Feb. 2, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

This Week's Waste of Time
Online tools for sounds and sand
"...realm we move to a sound creator. Make any Atari and Nintendo sound you can think of with this..."

June 10, 2010 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Game On Austin
Local video-game developers show their stuff. And beer!
"...of the old-school, Game Over Videogames, will supply the Ataris and Nintendos for the retro lounge upstairs. I'll likely..."

Oct. 8, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

I was a tweenage Journey fan
"..."Don't Stop Believin'," "Open Arms," "Who's Crying Now." An Atari game was created for this album, in which you..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

This Week's Waste of Time
A free game with romance and action without all the pesky facial features
" plays like a supernatural CW drama for the Atari 2800: Spooky, romantic, simple, and 8-bit...."

Sept. 10, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Ghostbusters Game Review (Xbox 360 / Playstation 3)
Review for Terminal Reality and Atari's Ghostbusters (Xbox 360 / Playstation 3 version)
" part to what one can assume is publisher Atari's desire to get the game out during a lull..."

July 6, 2009 Screens Post by Adam Theriault

Arcade Days
Wayne Alan Brenner would walk two miles uphill both ways through a snowbank to get to play Reactor again
"...of it, Game Over, I hear they got the Atari version at that tournament of theirs. But it's not..."

June 26, 2009 Screens Feature

This Week's Waste of Time
The Hitchhiker's Guide to Text-Based Adventure Gaming
"..."interactive fiction" was released in 1984 for Apple II, Atari 8-bit and other primitive binary crunchers. Spoiler alert: 42...."

June 11, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

VHS Forever!
Nakatomi, Inc. T-shirts
"...but not quite as cool as Betamax or old Atari cartridges. But that's just us. Long live the old..."

Jan. 19, 2009 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Things That Came: It Might Be Science, But It Sure Ain't Fiction
'Videodrome' and 'They Live,' then and now
"...the age of Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and the Atari 800; cable television had already coiled around the family..."

July 25, 2008 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

UEFA Champions League 2006-2007 for the Xbox 360
" video game I played was Pelé’s Soccer on Atari 2600, I’m probably pretty easy to impress. “Awesome!” I..."

April 26, 2007 Sports Post by Jeremy Martin

'No American Talent': Coming around the Mountain from faraway lands
"...cows, and parachutes. Some of them look akin to Atari graphics due to the large areas of black sky..."

Jan. 12, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Claus & Effect
The holiday how-to guide for the perpetually perplexed
"...Old-School Video-gamer Console wars? Ha. Maybe if you're talking Atari vs. Intellivision. Gamefellas in Northcross Mall offers an extensive..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Features Feature by Meredith Barnhill

Re: Gift
When a PS3 just isn't in the cards
", most of which look and play like old Atari games. Upon completion of each simple little job, you..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Record review
"...But it isn't as simple as that. The experimental Atari noise of "Thy Crystal Odelisk Shall Assend Into Storm..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

'Smartbomb: The Quest for Art, Entertainment, and Big Bucks in the Videogame Revolution'
" time and bank accounts. Similarly, the rise of Atari can easily be read as an American folktale combining..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Self-Funded and Self-Made
Tom Fulp on 'Alien Hominid'
"..."I grew up with a lot of Odysee and Atari," Fulp recounts. "Pitfall was a lot of fun: The..."

March 4, 2005 Screens Feature by Marcel Meyer

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...of D-D-Don't Stop the Beat (Crunchy Frog/Atlantic) and the Atari-inspired video for their Wham!/ Michael Jackson rave-up, "Move Your..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...New Wave like Devo through a raging wall of Atari Teenage Riot-style white noise that seizes mind and body..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Attic Ted
"...noise fest "Hopper's Encore" is either the sound of Atari's product-testing lab or a nuclear power plant meltdown, but..."

March 5, 2004 Music Review by Greg Beets

Gear Up and Get Away
The escapist magic of the holidays' hottest games
"...Dungeons & Dragons: HeroesAtari, $49.99..."

Dec. 12, 2003 Screens Feature by Marcel Meyer

Short Cuts
Game on!
"...Galaxies at Sony Online Entertainment, and special sessions by Atari (yes!), Castle Hill Studios, Electronic Arts, GameSpy, Glass Eye..."

Sept. 12, 2003 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Austin Gaming Expo
Something old, something new
"...interactive Smithsonian playroom that will showcase Reagan-era consoles like Atari 2600 and Intellivision, as well as today's cutting-edge platforms..."

July 18, 2003 Screens Feature by Marcel Meyer

Takin' it to the streets with the Dixie Chicks, Real Heroes, Ash, and Onion Creek Crawdaddies
"...$5, but don't blow out your wrist at the Atari 2600 battle......"

May 30, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...EP just hit the streets. Owing as much to Atari as Kraftwerk, Portland's the Helio Sequence is a discombobulated..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...Refused left off, however, crafting aggressive, electronic-tinged hardcore. Like Atari Teenage Riot with real songs. (Back Room, 8pm) --..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

Strange Days: Bruce Sterling
"...lightning-fast communications while I was still coveting my neighbor's Atari. But now that the Internet is part of our..."

Feb. 28, 2003 Screens Feature by Michael May

In Play
Neverwinter Nights is more than a game, actually: It's a gaming system to be built on.
"...most highly anticipated RPG release to date. Backed by Atari, game sales went gold two weeks before it even..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Screens Feature by Lindsey Simon

Game Boy
Local development company Game Titan grows up, but stays young at heart
" He worked on his first professional project, an Atari title called Elf Lord's Magic, when he was just..."

July 19, 2002 Screens Feature by Michael Connor

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