In excess of the years, Lego has dished out its good share of nostalgia-inducing sets, from enormous Star Wars tributes to a faithful, brick-by-brick reproduction of the NES. Gamers can the moment once again relive their childhood with the announcement of an remarkable Lego Atari 2600 established.
The Verge experiences that the buildable product is reminiscent of the 1980 revision somewhat than the debuted console from 1977. At 2,532 parts, the established includes the console by itself, which, when opened, reveals a miniature 1980s dwelling place, a controller with a movable joystick, and 3 sport cartridges: Asteroids, Journey, and Centipede. In a press launch, designer Chris McVeigh emphatically reported, “We hope that making this common console usually takes you again to all those halcyon times when a handful of pixels meant a world of experience.”
The Lego Atari 2600 releases on August 1 (this 12 months marks Atari’s 50th anniversary!) and is priced at $239.99. Will you be securing a set for on your own?
[Source: The Verge]