'Atari: Game Over' trailer premiered at Comic-Con

Created: 07/26/2014 4:30 PM
By: Kristen Garcia,

The movie they're calling "Atari: Game Over" appears to be just getting started.

A trailer for the documentary premiered Friday at the Comic-Con festival in San Diego.

Alamogordo was the scene of a great big treasure hunt, back in April. Two film companies dug up more than a thousand copies of Atari’s "ET" buried in a landfill.

Many say "ET" was the worst video game of all time, and helped contribute to Atari's downfall. That's what the new documentary "Atari: game over" will delve into.

Atari: Game Over is the first documentary produced by Simon and Jonathan Chinn and is set to debut this fall on Xbox and

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