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Atari files for Chapter 11, plans to sell off logo and franchises they own

#1PhaseBlackPosted 1/21/2013 2:22:06 PM
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2013/01/21/atari-files-for-chapter-11-plans-to-sell-off-logo.aspx

Seems they are going through what THQ is currently facing. Seems like quite a lot are failing at the moment in the gaming industry
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#2ManuKesnaPosted 1/21/2013 2:23:01 PM
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#3ShineboxerPosted 1/21/2013 2:23:29 PM
Sony better learn from this.
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#4iceachePosted 1/21/2013 2:24:33 PM
From: Shineboxer | #003
Sony better learn from this.


Why? Atari is a failure of a company, always has been.

Sony makes more than just video game systems you know.
#5PhaseBlack(Topic Creator)Posted 1/21/2013 2:24:36 PM
Shineboxer posted...
Sony better learn from this.


Bad time to try to troll them brah, they just started turning profit
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#6LottoStudPosted 1/21/2013 2:25:19 PM
props to them for lasting this long.

After Alone in the Dark i thought they would be done in 2008
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#7PhaseBlack(Topic Creator)Posted 1/21/2013 2:27:04 PM
LottoStud posted...
props to them for lasting this long.

After Alone in the Dark i thought they would be done in 2008


They had Ghostbusters: The Video Game in 2009 which did pretty well
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#8Prince ShondronaiPosted 1/21/2013 2:31:15 PM
iceache posted...
From: Shineboxer | #003
Sony better learn from this.


Why? Atari is a failure of a company, always has been.


This isn't even the original Atari, if I recall correctly. This is another company that bought the rights to Atari's name and most of their properties.
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#9stalepie29Posted 1/21/2013 2:32:00 PM
That sucks. Sony should buy them.
#10Godly_GoofPosted 1/21/2013 2:33:35 PM
.... I know it would cost a fortune but man Id love to own that logo ......
The merchandising alone would be delicious
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