Atari 2600+ Is Set to Launch on Nov. 17; Trailer and Details Revealed

Atari 2600+

Plaion and Atari have announced the Atari 2600+, a modern-day, faithful recreation of the pioneering console that released back in 1980. The gaming system will be launching globally on November 17 of this year. Continue reading to find the launch trailer and additional details.

The console will retail for $129.99, and is available to pre-order starting today. It will launch with 10 of the most iconic Atari titles including Adventure and Missile Command. It has been created using modern technology to replicate the original 4-switch gaming system.

Atari 2600+ Key Features:

  • BUILDING ON THE LEGACY: The new Atari 2600+ builds on the original machine with modern quality of life features such as HDMI output, USB power and multiple screen resolutions and includes a faithful replica of the original CX40+ Joystick.
  • GO BACK IN TIME: The cartridge slot is backwards compatible with hundreds of original Atari 2600 and 7800 games. The Atari 2600+ launches with a 10 Games in 1 Cartridge which includes iconic games such as Adventure®, Combat®, Dodge ‘Em™, Haunted House®, Maze Craze™, Missile Command®, Realsports® Volleyball, Surround™, Video Pinball™, Yars’ Revenge®
  • LOOK AND FEEL OF THE 1980’s: The Atari 2600+ has been lovingly crafted using modern technology from the movement of the joystick to the feel of the metal switches to the authentic woodgrain front panel.

Folks who are looking to relive the gameplay experiences of the ’80s can do so with the CX40+ controller included with the Atari 2600+ console. The controller is recreated with the same size and layout as the original controller for the added touch of nostalgia.

For more information and pre-order details, you can visit Atari’s official website.

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Nikki_boagreis
Nikki_boagreis
30 days ago

Definitely gotta get the Atari 2600, i loved games on the Atari 7800 like Pitfal. This is definitely a day one purchase.

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