View Full Version : And the Atari big announcement was...Indie Pong Development Challenge

02-29-2012, 09:46 AM
A chance to win up to $100,000


Atari give us the chance of reimagine the classic Pong game and be part of a programming contest.

Early yesterday, Atari informed us that they were going to reveal something big they were preparing and they did. The big announcement was the Indie Pong Development Challenge, a new programming contest to reimagine the classic Pong game get a prize of up to $100,000.

Here is the full PR:

We are very proud to have the pleasure of announcing a recent development within the Atari brand. The Indie Pong Development Challenge is calling on entrants to reimagine Atari’s classic Pong for a chance to win up to $100,000 and see their vision go from concept to market. And the best part is all of you Atari fans can vote for the winner! For more information on this incredible opportunity, please visit here: http://www.atari.com/pongdeveloperchallenge #PongDevChallenge

For those interested in sharing their ideas and concepts with others, we have created an official thread in our forums: http://forums.atari.com/forumdisplay.php?f=702

Here is a link to Mashable’s reveal of the announcement: http://mashable.com/2012/02/28/atari-pong-contest/

OFFICIAL SITES: Pong Developer Challenge (http://www.atari.com/pongdeveloperchallenge) and Atari Forums (http://forums.atari.com/forumdisplay.php?f=702)

Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for this news update! --> EDIT: Topic moved to iOS, as their idea is to see it on 'mobile' devices! -=(GaryOPA)=-

02-29-2012, 10:21 PM
Pong in High Definition 3D!!! So intense your balls will melt!!!!