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Atari classic Pitfall reborn for iOS

The new Pitfall for iOS offers some great variations on the Temple Run theme. (Credit: Activision) At the risk of dating myself, I'm old enough to remember Pitfall, the iconic 1982 Atari game of running, jumping, and swinging. Old enough, in fact, to have owned an Atari 2600 and a Pitfall cartridge. Perhaps it was inevitable that the game would get a modern makeover, and so today brings us Activision's Pitfall for iOS.
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