Things Sure Got Steamy (And Sandy) in This Insanely Cheesy Atari Commercial

Oh, where to begin with this bit of gaming nostalgia. This commercial for the Atari 5200 is just all kinds of amazing, featuring the beach, surfing, hot girls in bikinis, and some hot! Joystick! Action!

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Seriously, I kind of wish video game commercials were still this joyfully dorky. I ALSO wish I could play video games at the beach, projected against the sky. Maybe one day.

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dandank
dandank

Kirk, you chose the wrong Atari commercial to recall.

Although I must say about your video: That is the most suggestive wrenching around of a joystick I've ever seen. AND I HAVEN'T SEEN MUCH