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Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Dies At 80

Ted Dabney, who co-founded Atari and its predecessor Syzygy, has died at age 80. Historian Leonard Herman, who told Dabney’s side of Atari’s story in a 2009 issue of Edge…

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Twin Galaxies Declares Todd Rogers Dragster Record Invalid, Bans Him Everywhere

After months of analysis and testimony, record-keeping site Twin Galaxies has made a final decision to remove Todd Rogers’ disputed Dragster 5.51 seconds time and ban him from any further…

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Ataribox Pre-Orders Delayed Due To Development Problems

The Ataribox retro gaming console was supposed to open up pre-orders today, but it seems those plans have been put on the back burner due to some issues with development as…

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No Games, No Release Date? No Problem! Ataribox Pre-Orders Open Thursday

Pre-orders for the upcoming retro Ataribox console will open on December 14, 2017, as reported by Engadget. The Ataribox was originally announced earlier this year. Adopting the style of the classic…

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The Atari 2600 is Now a Handheld, Comes With 50 Games

Atari has announced that their most iconic console is being re-released in two separate variants before Christmas 2017. The Atari ‘Retro’ Handheld will cost approximately £34.99 ($41.50 USD) and features a…

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Tabletop Gaming Subscription Box QST Kickstarter Revealed

Yesterday Cory Jones, gaming industry veteran, announced the launch of his Kickstarter for a Tabletop Gaming Subscription box. This box will be called QST, pronounced Quest. and will deliver a…


Bundle Stars Top Deals Includes Rocket League + 15 Games for $13

This week Bundle Stars has really turned up the heat on their 2017 PC Gaming Spring Sale. In addition to the many titles they have listed on sale this week…

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Primal Rage 2 Made Playable on Emulation

Primal Rage 2, the cancelled sequel to the 1994 fighting game Primal Rage, has finally been made playable on emulation. The game, originally developed by Atari in 1995, was slated…

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Frontier Developments Suing Atari for 2.2m In Unpaid Royalties

It is always a bit sad when business matters go sour and we are forced to report on them here at TechRaptor, but such is the case today. First reported…

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Wild Guns: Reloaded

A sequel to the classic arcade shooter Wild Guns: Reloaded adds new stages, enemies, characters, weapons, and bosses to the cowboy steampunk shoot-em-up.