Atari Opening Video Game-Themed Hotel in Chicago


Video game company Atari has announced they will be opening a hotel right here in Chicago! Video game fans are freaking out over this news:

Video game giant Atari has announced plans to open a series of themed-hotels across the United States, including one in Chicago.

In a press release, the company announced the launch of Atari Hotels. The company hopes to break ground on the first hotel in Phoenix, Arizona later this year.

“We’ll build a space that will be much more than just a place to stay,” Atari CEO Fred Chesnais said in a statement. “Atari is an iconic global brand that resonates with people of all ages, countries, cultures and ethnic backgrounds and we cannot wait for our fans and their families to enjoy this new hotel concept.”

According to the press release, the hotels will feature a “fully immersive experience” for gamers, with Virtual and Augmented Reality systems at each location.

Hotels will also be opening in Denver, Austin, Las Vegas and more.

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