A batch of 500 Atari VCS consoles will ship to backers this summer. However, sometime in the third quarter of this year, specifically this fall, the new Atari device will release for public consumption for $249.99 to get the base model or for $279.99 to get the 8GB edition. Pre-orders are also up, charging folks $389.99 to call dibs on the Atari VCS. Continue reading “Atari Will Release The Atari VCS In Q3 2020”
If you may have forgotten about the Atari VCS, there’s no need to worry. Stepping in to remind gamers and fans alike of its existence comes a new report from Atari itself backed by another report saying that 500 units of the forthcoming system are due out sometime this June. Continue reading “Atari Is Gearing Up To Ship 500 VCS Consoles This June, According To Reports”
The last time we reported on the Atari VCS was back in March of this year and how it’s using the 14nm AMD processor featuring high-performance Radeon Vega graphics architecture and two “Zen” CPU cores. As of now, a new blog post by Atari on Medium details the UI on the Atari VCS, its applications, and its retail launch in 2020.
Continue reading “Michael Arzt Talks Atari VCS UI, Applications, And Retail Launch In 2020”
You’ve read it right. The Atari VCS has faced yet another delay. According to a new blog post by Atari, the company announced the upcoming console’s delay is due to “added power,” which includes the 14nm AMD processor featuring high-performance Radeon Vega graphics architecture and two “Zen” CPU cores. Continue reading “Atari VCS Delayed Again, Will Use AMD Ryzen For More “Power””
Atari had stated before that their foray back into the competitive home console space would start at $199.99. They’ve maintained that marketing point as they’ve announced pre-sale purchases for the Atari VCS home console will begin on May 30th when the IndieGoGo for the hybrid console/PC device gets underway. Continue reading “Atari VCS Console Pre-Orders Go Live May 30th For $199”
Atari announced that prototypes of the new Atari VCS will be available at this year’s Game Developers Conference, with demonstrations of the new system being put on display at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. Continue reading “Atari Renames AtariBox To Atari VCS, Pre-Order Date Coming In April, 2018”