Sunday, January 15, 2012

Atari paddles

Here is an oddity in my video game collection. These are unopened Atari paddles.

I found these in my in-law's basement. They long since gotten rid of the Atari, but never got rid of these paddles.

These are never used! On one hand this makes me happy... but thinking of my wife growing up without playing breakout with an Atari paddle makes me sad.


  1. Forget breakout. Circus all the way. You lose at breakout and you're just missing a ball. With Circus you've got a squished stick figure still kicking their legs.

  2. Circus Atari is the most violent game ever.

  3. I enjoyed reading your post