5,000,000 E.T. Atari Games Rumored Buried in the Desert

I don’t know if the video below is real but the story is real. Personally I didn’t think it it was such a bad video game. Maybe because it it was one of my very first games every.

E.T. is frequently cited as a contributing factor to Atari’s massive financial losses during 1983 and 1984. As a result of overproduction and returns, millions of unsold cartridges were buried in an Alamogordo, New Mexico landfill. The game’s commercial failure and resulting effects on Atari are frequently cited as a contributing factor to the video game industry crash of 1983.

Wiki Article Here

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Posted on April 16, 2012, in but THEY'RE MAKING ME. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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