New Pixels Movie Posters Are Works Of Arcade Art

Your Favorite Atari Games Are Now Advertisements For Denny's

It's a dispiriting law of nature, but everything in pop culture eventually grows old and starts to lose its edge. Thankfully, corporate sponsors are always ready to step up and put a stop to this uncontrollable slide towards obsolescence. That, or just make it worse. » 7/01/14 3:00pm 7/01/14 3:00pm

How The World Got Centipede: "It Didn't Seem That Bad To Shoot A Bug."

Centipede was an arcade classic, famous still to this day. It debuted in 1981, with a home version for the Atari 2600 showing up in 1982. » 7/10/12 8:00pm 7/10/12 8:00pm

Atari Revives Centipede As A Post-Apocalyptic Shooter (With Giant Bugs,…

Atari, after reviving (or attempting to revive) classic games like Warlords and Yars' Revenge, is turning its attention to 1980 arcade classic Centipede for its next project. This is Centipede: Infestation, a twin-stick-style shoot 'em up for the Wii and Nintendo 3DS. » 4/19/11 3:40pm 4/19/11 3:40pm

Hands On With Game Room For Windows Phone 7

Microsoft is bringing its Game Room retro collection to the Windows Phone 7, starting with Centipede, Asteroids Deluxe and Shao-Lin Road. What does Game Room gaming look like on a mobile phone? Let's take a look. » 1/06/11 7:40pm 1/06/11 7:40pm

Atari Reviving Centipede, Star Raiders Too?

Earlier this week, Atari revealed an unexpected retro-revival, a new game based on the original Haunted House for the Atari 2600. Atari's plans for breathing new life into old brands may not stop there. » 7/16/10 10:00pm 7/16/10 10:00pm

Dress Your Family Room In Asteroids And Centipedes

Kitchen not Asteroids-referencing enough? Have a Centipede problem in your foyer, as in not enough Centipede stickers slathered upon your walls? Wall experts Blik and retro-game rights holders Atari can fix that right up. » 7/14/10 8:00pm 7/14/10 8:00pm