Atari Mini PONG Jr. Arcade Game

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This is a pre-order sale, order now and receive the Atari Mini Pong Jr on 18th Dec 2020!

All the retro action back in a portable size!

This is the embodiment of turning back time and bringing back everyone's beloved game from the ‘70s! Our Atari Mini PONG Jr. table is the latest addition for your home, office or add to your collection.

• Perfect size Pong Table for your home or office

• Play against your family/ friends or against the computer

• Ten different level setting for AI User friendly controls

• Easy to understand interface

• Light and extremely portable

• Lithium Rechargeable battery (3) for portable use

• USB powered

Specifications:

•  L 12” x W 6” x H 3”

• 7.9 Inch LCD Panel

• Weight: 2.2 lbs

Created as a simple-but-challenging table tennis simulation, the influential PONG arcade game debuted on November 29, 1972. It was the first commercially successful video game and an immediate smash hit that effectively established the video game industry. PONG was originally meant to be a simple training exercise, assigned to newly hired engineer Allan Alcorn by Atari founder Nolan Bushnell to acclimate him to creating games. Alcorn went above and beyond, adding appealing features such as segmented paddles that changed the angle of the “ball” and accelerating speeds as play went on. Alcorn also elected to retain a “glitch” that didn’t allow the paddles to reach the top of the screen, which added to the game’s difficulty. Lastly, Bushnell had Alcorn add cheering crowd noises and other sound effects. The game was so well-received that Bushnell and the team were able to rapidly grow Atari and an entire industry was born.