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Polybius: Why gaming’s oldest urban legend is Atari’s fault

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Polybius is gaming's oldest urban legend. It's a cursed arcade machine that supposedly caused illness, amnesia... death. Now, Polybius is just a story. But the legend is so believable because of real shady business: knock-off Atari games, shell corporations, and military propaganda. Jenna Stoeber explains the true story behind Polybius.

Cat DeSpira's writing about Polybius: https://retrobitch.wordpress.c....om/2015/10/29/reinve

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