Atari 2600 for sale online. Buy the original grandfather of gaming. All Atari games are bought from natural collections, in great condition, and work like new. Remember the story about ET for the Atari 2600 buried in a landfill? Get your favorites today before they're gone forever! Atari is the innovator of the home video game console and created the 1st mass market video game ever named Pong. The Atari 2600 was the first and most popular video game console of it's day and paved the way for todays video game companies. In 1970's retro style the created the 2600 game system and even gave it that nice wood trim that was so desirable in it's time. The creativity in games showed a new generation of kids that video games were going to be the new frontier of entertainment.