- The home computing and game console divisions of Atari was sold to Jack Tramiel under the name Atari Corp. for $240 million.
- Company releases the Atari ST.
- Atari Corporation finally releases the Atari 7800 console although it was ready since 1984.
- Atari Corporation rehires founder Nolan Bushnell to develop games for the Atari 2600 platform.
- Company releases the Atari Lynx.
- Company merges with JTS Corporation and the Atari name largely disappears.