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Atari 2600

The Atari 2600 Video Computer System

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Reset switch and M Network... - last post by TrekMD

Atari 5200

The Atari 5200 SuperSystem

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5200 Top Games Question - last post by kamakazi20012

Atari 7800

The Atari 7800 ProSystem

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7800 Avenue - last post by btbfilms76

Atari Lynx

The Atari Lynx 16-Bit Portable Color Entertainment System

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Ashens reviews the Lynx (Pa... - last post by TeddyGermany

Atari Jaguar

The Atari Jaguar 64-Bit Interactive Multimedia System

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The Ultimate Jaguar Unrelea... - last post by Lost Dragon

Atari Arcade Games

Atari Coin-Operated Arcade Games

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Kaboom Arcade Cab? - last post by prOk

Atari 8-Bit Computers

Atari 400, 800, XL, XE & XEGS Home Computers

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Atari 8-Bit XE Game System... - last post by RickR

Atari ST / TT / Falcon Computers

Atari ST, TT, & Falcon Home Computers

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Sword And The Rose: The Mos... - last post by Lost Dragon

Atari Dedicated Consoles

Atari's Pong, Stunt Cycle, Speedway, Touch Me, Cosmos, Flashback & More

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Atari Portable Question. **... - last post by Arenafoot

Atari History 101

An ongoing conversation about the fascinating events and pioneering personalities that made Atari the fastest growing company in American history

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Interesting Conversation - last post by Lost Dragon

Atari Artwork & Industrial Design

Atari's product design and box art defined an era. There's a shrine to Regan Cheng in here.

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Art of Atari book review - last post by Scott Stilphen

Atari Collectables & Memorabilia

Atari Catalogs, Posters, Ads, Atari Age Magazine, Retail Displays, Shirts, Patches, Pins & More!

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Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza Time Theatre

Chuck E. Cheese's was developed at Atari by Nolan Bushnell & Dr. Gene N. Landrum before being spun off into its own company

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A much more entertaining ma... - last post by Patrick Boots CEC

Atari Adventures & Memories

Remember when you got your first Atari system from Kay-Bee Toys? Or was it Sears? Post your best photos and memories of Atari and other classic games!

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During My College Years - last post by Atari Adventure Square


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Did You Know?

Fun Atari factoids!

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Yars' Revenge - last post by Scott Stilphen


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Retro General

All things retro that aren't video game related

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Sears is Closing The Very F... - last post by Atari Adventure Square

Television & Movies

Your Favorite Classic TV & Movies

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Laserdisc - last post by RickR

Radio & Music

Your Favorite Classic Music & Radio Programs

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Comics & Books

Classic Comics & Brilliant Books Growing Up

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G.I. Joe Comics - last post by nosweargamer

Classic Toys

A Blast From The Past! Star Wars, Action Figures, LEGO, Electronic Toys, & More!

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NSG's Toys & More T... - last post by nosweargamer

Tabletop Games

Board games, card games, dice games, miniatures wargames, tile-based games and other games. Discuss Magic: The Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons, and more!

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Coleco Electronic Tabletop... - last post by Arenafoot

Collectables & Memorabilia

Catalogs, Retail Displays, T-Shirts, Stickers, Buttons & that Lamborghini poster that used to hang on your wall

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Nostalgic Adventures & Memories

Remember when you and your friends took that epic adventure through the woods behind your house? Or when you went as C3PO for Halloween, snuck into a movie, or went to the Grand Canyon? Post photos and share your greatest Adventures & Memories!

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2:30AM at a 7-11 near Disne... - last post by Rowsdower70


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Classic Gaming General

All Classic Gaming

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Donkey Kong Advanced by oph... - last post by TrekMD

Modern Gaming

Microsoft Xbox, Sony PlayStation, Nintendo NX, Wii U & Modern Gaming General

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Atari GameBand - last post by Shinto

Arcade Life

Classic Arcade Culture & Otaku Life

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New Eugene Jarvis Interview... - last post by AtariHero


Wanna Play Doubles?

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Seven Pinball Books Worth R... - last post by Atari Adventure Square


Nintendo NES, SNES, Game Boy, N64, Game Cube, Game & Watch, Famicom & More

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Does anyone play animal cro... - last post by jmjustin6


Sega Master System, Genesis, Game Gear, Sega CD, 32X, CDX, Saturn, Dreamcast & More

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Altered Beast is underrated - last post by Lost Dragon


Mattel Intellivision, Aquarius, & INTV System III

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Post Your Pictures - Intell... - last post by greenween


ColecoVision & Coleco Adam. Possibly Cabbage Patch if we're in the mood.

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Project Prometheus? - last post by TrekMD


CGE / Milton Bradley Vectrex Home Arcade System

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Delusional Videogame Seller - last post by Atari Adventure Square


NEC TurboGrafx-16, TurboDuo, TurboExpress, PC-Engine, SuperGrafx, PC-FX & More

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Who else is a TurboGrafx-16... - last post by Starbuck66


Neo-Geo AVS, MVS, Pocket & More

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NEO-GEO Games - last post by PotatoBox


Tiger, Mattel Electronics, Coleco & More

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Classic Computing

IBM PC, Apple, Texas Instruments, Sinclair, Cardiff Electric & More

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HP Is Advertising Its Real,... - last post by MaximumRD


Commodore 64, Vic-20, PET, SX-64, Commodore 128 & More

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Commodore 64 breakdown and... - last post by kamakazi20012


Amiga Computers, CDTV, CD32 Video Game Console & More

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The Most Blatant Rainbow Is... - last post by Lost Dragon

Prototypes & Vaporware

Great Things That Never Were

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Atari 2600 loaner cart auct... - last post by Scott Stilphen


Let's get technical.

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Parts Directory (Starts of...) - last post by RickR


Homebrew Games, New Releases & Personal Projects

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Atari I/O Build Team - last post by Dan Iacovelli


MAME, Emulators, ROM Info, Tips, How-To & Help for Emulating Classic Games

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2600 emulator that records... - last post by Dan Iacovelli


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Atari I/O Events, Contests & Giveaways

Atari has always been about fun and games!

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Atari I/O Retro Junk Box 8:... - last post by nosweargamer

Off Topic

Open conversation about anything

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You know what really grinds... - last post by Rowsdower70

Official Atari I/O Blog

Our Official Atari I/O Website Blog features wildly esoteric articles exploring Retro Life, Video Games, and Atari as a cultural touchstone of discovery, original ideas and innovation.

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Member Blogs

Personal Blogs from Atari I/O Members

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Introduce Yourself!

This is a place where Members can get to know each other.

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Greetings from Cousin Mike... - last post by Yo-Yo

YouTube Community

Share what you love on YouTube!

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Classic Gaming, Retro Life, & Points of Interest

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Pie Factory Podcast - last post by dauber

Events & Clubs

Classic gaming shows, expos, and club events from around the world

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Video Game Summit 2017 - last post by kamakazi20012

Video Game Journalism, Websites, Magazines & Books

Modern & Classic Video Game Magazines, Websites, Books, Articles & More

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PDFs of books and magazines... - last post by Atari Adventure Square

Video Game Room Tours

Share photos & video of your collection or game room!

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Ballblaɀer's collection... - last post by Ballblaɀer

New Adventures

Adventurists and Raconteurs! Share your life of adventure here! Bring us along for the journey! Post photos, videos and stories of your greatest new adventures and outings!

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Another Dirty Room - Dan Be... - last post by The Professor


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High Score Squad

Simple High Score Challenges - High Score Squad is a bi-weekly competition comprised of high score contests called "Squad Challenges". Players compete individually for the highest score possible. Squad Challenges are posted on the 1st and 15th of every month.

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Squad Challenge - Centipede... - last post by Scott Stilphen

Atari I/O Danisen League

Ranked Long-Term Individual Progress - The Atari I/O Danisen League is based on a modified form of the Danisen ranking system used in Japan to rank fighting game players in Japanese arcades.

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Danisen League - Sign Up - last post by Justin

Atari Cup Tournament

  1. Seattle Super Marios Clubhouse,
  2. Washington Warlords Clubhouse,
  3. Houston Asteroids Clubhouse

Seasonal Team Play - Organized teams play against each other to win the ultimate prize - The Atari Cup!

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Atari Cup Tournament - Sign Up - last post by Justin


A whole new galaxy of high scores! - Post your high score videos. See if other members can beat your score!

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Blazing Lazers - TurboGrafx-16 - last post by Justin


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Trading Post

Member Items For Trade. Post your lists, trade extra carts, and hopefully, we can expand each others collections.

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Show Off Your Successful Tr... - last post by Rowsdower70

For Sale

Member Items For Sale. Post your items, list your prices, share your etsy, Buy & Sell! Vendors are invited to post here.

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custom Atari VCS/2600 lamps - last post by Scott Stilphen

Member Stores

Shop local! Atari I/O Member Stores are a way to set up shop in our community. Just like a farmers market, it's a great way to barter, find what you need and get to know your community.

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RickR's Good Junk Shop - last post by RickR

eBay Auctions

Items in Auction Listings. Post interesting auctions here, or promote your own!

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Twenty-One Atari Lots, some... - last post by Rowsdower70


Items You Want. Post your want list with the items you're looking for, it could lead to a trade!

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my want list - last post by jmjustin6

Price Check!

Have something retro and want to determine its rarity or worth? Ask the community!

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Thrift Store Finds - last post by TrekMD

Member Feedback

Post feedback about other Atari I/O Members here. If you’ve bought, sold or traded with other members, this is a way to share your experiences, good and bad. Please read the sticky at the top of this forum before posting!

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House Rules

Atari I/O Community Guidelines

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House Rules - last post by Justin

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