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Atari Anniversary Edition

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation
71
3.6
Windows
76
...
Dreamcast
59
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Description

The Atari Anniversary Edition features 12 classic Atari games, whereby two versions of this game exits. One for Dreamcast/Windows and the other one for PlayStation.

The Dreamcast/Windows version features the following games:



The PlayStation version features these games:



Note: the bold games are those that are just in the one version, but not in the other one.

In addition to the pure emulation modes, there is an option to display the cabinet art surrounding the display of each game, intended to give the player a sense of actually playing a stand-up machine.

Each game also has a toggle for an "enhanced" graphical mode, which varies from game to game. For instance, "enhanced" asteroids merely has a static backdrop, whereas "enhanced" warlords is a complete graphical overhaul with new colors. It should be noted that the "enhanced" version of Tempest is none other than Tempest Tubes, a modification for Tempest made in 1982 by Duncan Brown.

Also included is a gallery of game memorabilia, video clips of an interview with Nolan Bushnell, and desktop themes for Windows.

Screenshots

Atari Anniversary Edition Windows Main menu for Volume 2.
Atari Anniversary Edition PlayStation Asteroids Deluxe - UFO
Atari Anniversary Edition PlayStation Missile Command - Game over
Atari Anniversary Edition PlayStation Tempest Tubes - Changing levels.

Alternate Titles

  • "Atari Anniversary Edition Redux" -- PSX title

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The Press Says

The Video Game Critic PlayStation Jan 06, 2002 A 100
GameZone PlayStation Jan 14, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Over Online PlayStation Jul 25, 2001 70 out of 100 70
Game Over Online Windows Jul 25, 2001 70 out of 100 70
Game Freaks 365 Dreamcast 2001 6.7 out of 10 67
GameSpot PlayStation Jul 11, 2001 6.3 out of 10 63
GameSpot Windows Jul 11, 2001 6.3 out of 10 63
GamePro (US) Dreamcast Jul 20, 2001 2.5 out of 5 50
Meristation PlayStation Mar 30, 2002 4.2 out of 10 42
GameSpot Dreamcast Jul 11, 2001 4 out of 10 40

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