Atari celebrates forty years of Pong with new, free iOS Pong recreation, customized moveable Xbox 360
Atari’s celebrating forty years of arcade basic Pong at present by releasing … one other model of Pong. Pong World is being dubbed “the primary-ever official new Pong recreation on iOS” (regardless of our search of the App Retailer dictating the opposite), however extra importantly, it’s very free and it is already out there on the iOS App Retailer (see gameplay under the break). The iPhone / iPad / iPod Contact recreation began life as certainly one of many entries in Atari’s “Pong Indie Developer Problem,” which pitted devs towards one another for $50K and lead illustration on the large 4-zero celebration.
Ought to the free recreation not be sufficient for you, you possibly can all the time vie for one of many loopy candy moveable Xbox 360s (seen above) on Atari’s Fb web page. Why sure, that is a customized LCD display hooked up to a modded Xbox 360, which additionally occurs to resemble a basic Atari console. And sure, we agree, it is completely candy.