The games! The magic! The total working experience!
I’m old plenty of to recall the Intellivision vs. Atari wars of the early ’80s. I fought on the dropping side of that war (“once you compare, you are going to know”), but that doesn’t suggest I simply cannot honor the victor. This is specifically accurate when they announce a video game like Atari Mania, coming to Nintendo Change this summer time.
Atari Mania is a new microgame title that’ll element a sturdy storyline advised as a result of 150 microgames that pull from Atari classics of the 1970s and ‘80s.
In Atari Mania, you are going to step into the footwear of “Caretaker of the Atari Vault,” tasked with watching more than the storehouse of retro-tastic Atari games. 1 evening, a useless pixel appears, and then before long ample, all heck breaks unfastened! As you journey by way of the Vault, you uncover that common and beloved video games have begun to warp, mutate, and meld into a series of ever more wild worries.
With more than 150 lightning-quick microgames to learn, you will have to defeat killer combinations of well-regarded Atari houses, clear up puzzles, total worries, and beat the clock, all with enjoyable Atari easter eggs to uncover alongside the way. As you advance, you will complete runs of ever more hard microgames in randomly created get, before experiencing a sequence of epic boss battles.
So, WarioWare, but with Atari 2600 people? Just level me to the registration booth.
Atari Mania will function:
- In excess of 150 microgames inspired by the breadth of Atari’s many years-spanning catalog, from Asteroids to Yars’ Revenge. Struggle back Centipedes with a Pong paddle although the legendary Adventuredragon hunts you down! It’s crossover madness in the very best way probable!
- Tough puzzles to address as you progress by the Vault and uncover classically-impressed Atari Easter Eggs.
- A charming neo-retro artwork update to the vintage Atari 2600 style concluded by a soundtrack of retro-impressed jams.
- Acquainted figures like you’ve hardly ever found them before.
- Abundant collectibles, together with vintage Atari artwork, posters, manuals, and exciting info.
And for the purists out there, entirely playable remastered variations of some Atari classics can be unlocked by completing cheeky challenges.
Atari Mania will be available for obtain on Nintendo Swap for $19.99 this summer season. For much more info, go to atari.com.