These Blast “plug & play” products available at AtGames include an HDMI dongle and wireless controller bundles and feature eight to 20 classic videogame titles per model. These new hardware products are now available at major U.S. and Canadian retailers and will retail for between $19.99 and $39.99.
The Blast! family includes the Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 1, Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 2, Activision Flashback Blast!, Legends Flashback Blast! and Bandai Namco Flashback Blast!, all of which come with a USB-powered HDMI dongle that plugs directly into the TV and an ergonomic six-button wireless gamepad. The Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 3 swaps the wireless gamepad for a pair of wireless game paddles, which are specially optimized for its selection of classic paddle and ball games.
Games featured include Centipede, Millipede, Yar’s Revenge, Asteroids, Missile Command, Pitfall, River Raid, Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Galaga and Dig Dug.
Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 1 features 20 Atari 2600 classics like Centipede, Millipede, and Yars’ Revenge.
Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 2 features 20 Atari 2600 classics like Adventure, Asteroids, and Missile
Atari Flashback Blast! Vol. 3. features 20 Atari 2600 paddle-based classics like Breakout,
Pong, and Warlords.
Pong, and Warlords.
The Activision Flashback Blast! features 20 of the most iconic Activision home classics, including Pitfall!, H.E.R.O., and River Raid. The Legends Flashback Blast! features Space Invaders and an additional 11 favorites like Burnin’ Rubber and Jungle Hunt. The Bandai Namco Flashback Blast! features 8 arcade mainstays, including Pac-Man, Galaga, and Dig Dug.
Every Blast! includes high definition video output, an intuitive menu system, save and resume game
functionality, and the ability to rewind a game in progress to recover from a play misstep. An optional
second wireless gamepad can be purchased for games that support two-player
My kids are games. My son loves video games and my daughter loves computer games however she really loved playing this and did so for 2 hours. My husband joined her after he heard PacMan which was fun. I loved watching them share something, My son and he have a love of football and spend a lot of time together so it was nice to see him spending time with her doing something they both were enjoying.
It was fairly easy to hook up, we just put batteries in the control, placed the HDMI Dangle into an HDMI port on her TV, we hooked up the USB cord that comes with it and wah la....instant classic video games.
I am picking up the Blast with Pitfall for my husband for Christmas. He loved that games as a kid.
The price point is great and this is so different then the games that are out today. My daughter said, she loved it because she
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