Red Sea Crossing: rare Atari game found in South Philly 'Curiosity Shop' - Technical.ly Philly

Aug. 31, 2012 9:00 am

Red Sea Crossing: rare Atari game found in South Philly ‘Curiosity Shop’

An apparently rare Atari game called Red Sea Crossing was found in a perhaps unlikely place last week: South Philly’s Medium Bob’s Curiosity Shop. (Actually, if you’ve ever been in Medium Bob’s, you’ll know it’s kind of a magical place so this doesn’t surprise us.) Even stranger, the shop’s owners found the game a few […]

An apparently rare Atari game called Red Sea Crossing was found in a perhaps unlikely place last week: South Philly’s Medium Bob’s Curiosity Shop.

(Actually, if you’ve ever been in Medium Bob’s, you’ll know it’s kind of a magical place so this doesn’t surprise us.)

Even stranger, the shop’s owners found the game a few days before the “only” copy was set to go up for auction.

For more coverage, check out Philebrity, Joystiq and 8bit Central.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes has been covering the Philadelphia tech scene since 2012. She's co-president of the Asian American Journalists Association Philadelphia chapter and a two-time Philadelphia News Award winner for "Community Reporting of the Year." The Bryn Mawr College grad lives in West Philly, likes her food spicy and wears jumpsuits often.

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