Video game company Atari Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Manhattan to separate from its French parent, Atari SA, and sell its assets.

The company hopes to sell within the next 90 to 120 days through a bankruptcy auction, or through a confirmed reorganization plan. Atari makes the games Pong, Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, Battlezone, Tempest, Test Drive, Backyard Sports and Humongous.

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