Timeline: Video Games
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 played on an oscilloscope.
Steve Russell, a student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), creates Spacewar, the first interactive computer game.
Ralph Baer, an engineer at Sanders Associates, receives support from his company (a military electronics consulting firm in NH) to explore his idea of creating interactive games using a television.
A timeline of video game console releases. See also History of video games.
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For the Westinghouse display at the World's Fair, Edward U. Condon designs a
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Atari releases its Video Computer System (VCS) later renamed the Atari 2600.
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