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Early history of video games

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The history of video games spans a period of time between the invention of the first electronic games and today, covering a long period of invention and changes  ...

BNL | History:The First Video Game?

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Tennis for Two was first introduced on October 18, 1958, at one of the Lab's ... It credited Higinbotham as the inventor of the video game — until they heard from ...

This Month in Physics History - October 1958: Physicist Invents First ...

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October 1958: Physicist Invents First Video Game. ... Higinbotham only became well known as the inventor of the video game after an article appeared in ...

What Was The First Video Game? - How-To Geek

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Search. How-To Geek. GEEK TRIVIA. What Was The First Video Game? Odyssey . Tennis for Two. Galaxy Game. Pong. The Economy Of The Country Nauru Is ...

Who Invented the First Video Game? | Wonderopolis

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The first true video game wouldn't be invented until 1967 when an engineer named Ralph H. Baer created the first prototype of what would eventually become ...

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Nov 11, 2013 ... Tom discovers that in the gaming world, it takes a little practice to walk away with first place. From: STORIES FROM THE VAULTS: Firsts ...
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Sep 15, 2014 ... Video games have come a long way since this time. ... Minecraft, and Diablo wouldn't exist if not for developers like this who invented video...
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Jun 27, 2015 ... Hey evrybody and welcome back to another video. ... the first video game ever invented was tennis for two invented in 1958. if you don't believe ...

Ralph Baer, inventor of first video game console, dies at 92 | The ...

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Dec 7, 2014 ... Ralph Baer, a German immigrant and inventor, created the very first home video game console in the late '60s. It was simply called the "Brown ...

The anatomy of the first video game - Technology & science ...

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Oct 23, 2008 ... ... for Two,” a 2-D tennis game that some say was the first video game ... industry — he just wanted to “liven up the place” with his invention. And ...

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There are numerous debates over who created the first video game, with the answer depending largely on how video games are defined.
Willy Higginbotham's Tennis for Two is considered by many to be the first real video game, but Ralph Baer came up with the idea of playing games on TV sets in 1951.
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Video Games: Timeline - Infoplease

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Physicist Willy Higinbotham invents the first "video game" at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, New York. His game, a table tennis-like game, was  ...

The World's First Video Game - Neatorama

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Oct 21, 2013 ... He's the guy who invented the world's first video game. But he never made a cent off his invention and hardly anyone has heard of him.

The Very First Video Game Ever Released (and It's not Pong)

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When asked about the very first video game ever released most experts will tell you that it was Pong, the famous ... The classic arcade game had been invented.