FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Ashley Sowerby
The original Atari, Inc., founded in Sunnyvale, California, in 1972 by Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney, was a pioneer in arcade games, home video game consoles, and home computers.
[00:00:00] ADVERTISEMENT: “Now from Atari, a great new video game: Pacman.
“To stay alive, Pacman must eat power pills, vitamins and ghosts.
“But beware: the ghosts bite back.
“Pacman’s appetite is insatiable. To keep ahead of the game depends on your skill at feeding him.
“Pacman: the all-consuming video game. Only from Atari.”
PICTURED: Atari Pacman advertisement. COPYRIGHT: Atari.