Atari an iconic gaming brand has partnered with the Litecoin Foundation. The partnership was confirmed based on a press release published by Litecoin Foundation.
The partnership between Atari and the Litecoin Foundation will first see Litecoin being used as a means of payment for the soon to be released Atari Token. Litecoin will also be used as an option for purchasing the new Atari VCS game console at a discount.
Charlie Lee, Managing Director of the Litecoin Foundation said;
“Many of us remember growing up and playing games from Atari. It is great to see Litecoin being used in a variety of different ways within the Atari ecosystem, from purchasing the new Atari VCS gaming console to being used as a way to invest in Atari Tokens. The Litecoin Foundation is excited to see the possibilities a partnership like this can have for not only Litecoin and cryptocurrencies but also the gaming industry and lifelong fans of Atari.”
While Fred Chesnais, CEO of Atari said;
“We are pleased to have Litecoin as a means of payment for the Atari Token sales, Litecoin’s ease-of-use and low transaction costs make it a perfect fit for use alongside the Atari Token and other projects.”
This partnership between Atari and Litecoin will extend to other potential ventures, such as joint merchandising.