en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_games

The history of games dates to the ancient human past. Games are an integral part of all cultures and are one of the oldest forms of human social interaction.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_video_games

The history of video games goes as far back as the early 1950s, when academic computer scientists began designing simple games and simulations as part of ...

www.interaction-design.org/literature/article/a-brief-history-of-games

Nov 20, 2018 ... Human history and games are inextricably intertwined. Irrefutable evidence resounds down through the ages that fun and games are not ...

www.museumofplay.org/about/icheg/video-game-history/timeline

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  ...

www.history.com/topics/inventions/history-of-video-games

Sep 1, 2017 ... Today, video games make up a $100 billion global industry, and nearly two-thirds of American homes have household members who play ...

medium.com/swlh/the-full-history-of-board-games-5e622811ce89

Jan 21, 2016 ... Within the past few years board games have gone through an explosion of growth. In 2012 The Guardian went as far as dubbing it “A Golden ...

techcrunch.com/2015/10/31/the-history-of-gaming-an-evolving-community

Oct 31, 2015 ... Since its commercial birth in the 1950s as a technological oddity at a science fair, gaming has blossomed into one of the most profitable ...

gamehistory.org

We're preserving the history of video games, one byte at a time. ... before Mortal Kombat, Exidy's destruction derby caused video gaming's first moral panic.

www.computerhistory.org/timeline/graphics-games

John Bennett, an Australian employee living in Britain, suggested building a machine to play NIM, a simple game where players take turns removing matches  ...