And the new new fashionable sport present coming quickly is . . . “Pong?”
Sure, “Pong” — the best online game ever from 1972, through which two traces bounce a dot backwards and forwards — is within the means of turning into a TV competitors present, Selection studies.
Online game maker Atari has teamed up with tv producer Scott Sternberg to make a sport present out of its traditional, if not precisely scintillating, property.
“It’s not usually we get the prospect to develop a sport present idea round such an iconic model,” Sternberg tells Selection. “I can’t wait to provide folks the prospect to see, expertise and play a model new ‘Pong.’ ”
The brand new present is to be referred to as “Million Greenback Pong.” And whereas no community is connected but to the retro challenge, there’s certain to be some attraction in a sport that completely anybody — and we imply anybody — can play.