Tag - Pong

Atari: Discovering How Far You Can Go

Here’s the commercial that set me off this time. It’s just such an odd combo. Pete Rose playing a baseball game I understand. Don Knotts in prison, though? “Who should we get to playing the paddle in Breakout?”...

Top 10 Shirts of 2007

Yes, it took some doing, but here’s our list of our favorite shirts of 2007. Since most shirts don’t come with an official release date we can check anywhere, if any of these didn’t actually street in 2007, well...

Animated Pong Shirt: Now Make It Play Doom

The latest in geek attire comes with a shirt that displays a game of pong on your chest via an “animated decal”. Throw in a cape and you’re Pong Man. Or something. At least the thing can be tossed in the laundry. The...

Pong Watch: Now You Can Feel Old Every Time...

That’s right. A guy has worked up a homemade pong watch–every minute the right side scores a point, and every hour the left side score a point. Pretty sweet. Now wait a few days and somebody will figure out how to play Doom on it...

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Insane Orb: Oddly Enjoyable Pong Hybrid

Well, it starts off as Pong. Then gravity wells show up. Then blocks. Then Pac-Man starts chasing the ball around. Oh, and you can smack the ball by firing at it the whole time. Thank you for summarizing my childhood in a single game. Much...

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Text-Based Pong: The Evil of the Left Paddle

People my age will find this funny. You young little bastards will be very confused since the Adventure game on the 2600 seems to make you bleed from your eyes. Anyway…Pong reimagined as a text-based game. Found via Digg. Image taken...