100 classic Atari games are being released for Google’s Android operating system.
The release of Atari’s Greatest Hits for Android Marketplace follows an earlier release for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch which has already been downloaded
more than 3.5 times.
From today Android smart phone and tablet owners can now download the App and receive the classic arcade and console game Missile Command for FREE.
They can then purchase 25 separate game packs or buy all 100 games for a discounted price.
This extensive collection pays homage to each of the originals and was designed to mimic the gameplay Atari fans remember from 30 years ago.
“The #1 selling Atari’s Greatest Hits continues to expand its reach to new operating systems, devices and territories,” said Jim Wilson, CEO of Atari. “It exemplifies our company goals as we shift our core focus towards delivering casual gaming experiences through mobile and social platforms.”
Game packs include: Centipede, Asteroids, Tempest, Battlezone, Black Widow, Crystal Castles, Gravitar, Star Raiders, Pong, Lunar, Lander, Super Breakout, Major Havoc, Warlords, Adventure, 3D Tic-Tac-Toe, Fatal Run, Quadrun, Casino, Swordquest, Championship Soccer, Football, Realsports Basketball, Realsports Football, Super Breakout 2600 and Hangman.