The Atari 8-bit family is a series of 8-bit home computers introduced by Atari, Inc. in 1979 and manufactured until 1992. All of the machines in the family are technically similar and differ primarily in packaging. I tried three different games of this publisher (SoftSide Publications): this one (Escape), Kidnapped and Pyramid (with graphics) and my comment general to these games is, that very good, simple productions they are in BASIC, probably hours and hours of fun playing these games, they look like quite precisely made, like the programmers wanted to make just good, simple and well working games Atari DOS is the disk operating system used with the Atari 8-bit family of computers. Operating system extensions loaded into memory were required in order for an Atari computer to manage files stored on a disk drive. Rodzina 8-bitowych Atari.W roku 1978, po sukcesie konsoli Atari 2600, firma Atari Inc. postanowiła spróbować swych sił na rodzącym się dopiero rynku komputerów domowych. Atari 8-Bit Computers: Ataris original 8-bit computer line, featuring the Atari 400, 800, XL, and XE series of computers. Powerful and well-engineered, the Atari 8-bit computers are still popular with fans today. Future Best Rev. 10 All Atari Catalog addendum updates. Since the Best Rev. 10 All Atari catalog was 1st published, we have been maintaining the Rev. 10 Catalog addendums / updates on two different platforms / software programs, that are not compatiable for ease of interchanging data / updates. Atari 8 bit Printer Supplies. Not all of the 100+ Atari Printer Supplies / Atari printer replacement parts we carry are listed here. A complete list of Atari Printer Parts, Atari printer Field Service Manuals, Supplies like Atari Printer Ribbons, Atari 1027 Ink Rollers, Atari 820/1020 Paper and Atari 822 Thermo paper are in the Best Rev. 10 All Atari Catalog or Via E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Digital joystick connector pinouts. Most old home computers used digital joysticks similar to the joysticks used in Atari 2600 video game. This 9 pin joystick interface became a de-facto standard in early home computer industry. Ataris Abteilung für Spielhallenautomaten verblieb bei Warner Communications, nun jedoch unter dem Namen Atari Games Corporation. Der Vertrag zwischen Warner und Jack Tramiels Atari Corporation sah vor, dass das Unternehmen unter dem alten Atari-Logo ausschließlich Arcade-Spiele und immer nur mit dem Games-Zusatz veröffentlichen dürfe. Atari 2600 Price Guide. Current as of: July 31, 2012. Welcome to the Atari2600.com Atari 2600 Price Guide. Prices shown in the Price Guide represent a weighted average of recorded auction, private transaction, and retail sales since.