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.
Timeline of video game console releases in North America ... an improved
version of the Odyssey 100 and the first home video game console to allow for up
As you shall see below, the evolution of video game consoles is indeed ... bits
and pieces of fascinating historical facts across the video game consoles timeline
Future. Loading 320k ... PlayStation Portable. In a direct challenge to Game Boy's
dominance of. the handheld console market, Sony releases the. PlayStation ...
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History of Gaming Consoles. About this timeline; Create a timeline; Contact;
Login; Free sign up; Logout. In the beginning. The First Prototype of a home
Sep 29, 2013 ... A look at the major home video game consoles. The date refers to when each
console was released in the United States.
Jun 12, 2015 ... When's the last time you played a video game? ... get gaming nostalgic by
exploring and engaging with our homage to console gaming history!
-Console. Fairchild Channel F; Atari 2600; Bally Astrocade; Magnavox Odyssey;
Intellivision -Handheld; Game * Watch; Milton Bradley Microvision; Epoch Game
Aug 17, 2012 ... The delay is so drastic it has some people, including Atari founder Nolan
Bushnell, claiming that the age of video game consoles has finally run ...