Atari 7800 Game Console System for Sale

Atari 7800 game system consoleThe Atari 7800 ProSystem video game console was originally released in 1984 as the successor to its previous model Atari 5200, but the new system was abruptly shelved due to the sale of the company Atari Inc. during the video game crash that occurred between 1983 and 1985. This system was eventually re-released in January 1986 by the Atari Corporation. It's competition at that time was the NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) and the Sega Master System. Unlike the 5200, the 7800 was fully backwards compatible with the Atari 2600 game cartridges and sold at an affordable price. However, due to the success of the NES, Atari as well as Sega Master System had a harder time attracting game developers before Nintendo so the 7800 did not have a popular library games such as the NES. atari 7800 game cartridgesThe Atari 7800 was able to get a few games from Nintendo developed such as Donkey Kong and Mario Brothers. The game system had about 59 licensed games and 14 aftermarket games during its run. Atari kept the system active until 1991 due to the tremendous success of the Nintendo game systems which controlled about 80% of the North American market by 1992.  Even though time has passed, you can still buy your very own Atari 7800 game consoles which are for sale online for new classic video game fans!  Below, you can shop for mint condition Atari 7800 systems and video game cartridges on sale.

Karateka Atari 7800 Game CIB Complete in Box Boxed for the 7800 Atari System
Ends Wednesday Nov-25-2015 18:26:17 PST

atari 7800 pro system w all controllers adapters 18 games tested working well
$95.00 (1 Bid)
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Prinztronic VC6000 Acetronic Radofin Vintage Retro Console Atari 2600 era
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Atari 7800 ProSystem w 7 Controllers 12 Games w Instructions Bundle
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ATARI 7800 ProSystem Console Bundle ET Yars Star Raiders Pole II Super
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$28.64 (8 Bids)
Ends Friday Nov-27-2015 7:12:46 PST

Vtg Atari Flashback Mini 7800 Video Game System Classic Plug Play Console
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Pole Position II Atari 7800 System Video Game Vintage
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++ ATARI 7800 PRO SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC TEST VERSION 100 Best Electronics Cartridge
Ends Friday Nov-27-2015 8:20:49 PST

Atari 7800 bundle lot read description please 32 games
$20.50 (2 Bids)
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Great Atari Flashback Mini 7800 Classic Game Console With 20 Games Built In
Ends Friday Nov-27-2015 12:06:49 PST

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