Web Results

Early history of video games - Wikipedia


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  ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=What Was The First Video Game&v=u6mu5B-YZU8
Oct 21, 2008 ... Fifty years ago, before either arcades or home video games, visitors waited in line at Brookhaven National Laboratory to play Tennis for Two, ...

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


video game In October 1958, Physicist William Higinbotham created what is thought to be the first video game. It was a very simple tennis game, similar to the  ...

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


What Was The First Video Game? Odyssey. Galaxy Game ... the name of the first video game, usually throw out the name of the oldest arcade game they've ever ...

Video Games: Timeline - Infoplease


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


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.

Video Game History Timeline | The Strong


For the Westinghouse display at the World's Fair, Edward U. Condon designs a computer that plays the traditional game Nim in which players try to avoid picking  ...

What was the first computer game released? - Computer Hope


Information and related links about the first computer game release.

15 Firsts In Video Game History - Listverse


May 11, 2010 ... Chiller was the first video game to ever feature blood or gore. Released in 1986 on arcade machines, it featured a light gun with the player ...

The Father of the Video Game: The Ralph Baer Prototypes and ...


11 items ... This result was the “Brown Box,” a prototype for the first multiplayer, multiprogram video game system. Sanders licensed the system to Magnavox.

"Tennis for Two," a 2-D tennis game created by nuclear physicist William Higinbotham at Brookhaven National Laboratory, may have been the first video game ever.
"Tennis for Two" was first introduced on October 18, 1958, at one of the Lab's annual visitors' days.
More Info

BNL | History:The First Video Game?


Before the era of electronic ping pong, hungry yellow dots, plumbers, mushrooms , and fire-flowers, people waited in line to play video games at roller-skating ...

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


When asked about the very first video game ever released most experts will tell you that it was Pong, the famous table tennis inspired video game released in ...

Who Invented the First Video Game? | Wonderopolis


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 ...