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Timelines of video games

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BASIC Computer Games

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Cathode ray tube amusement device

Colossal Cave Adventure

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Development of Spore

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First video game

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Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition

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History of Microsoft Flight Simulator

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History of video game consoles (eighth generation)

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History of video game consoles (first generation)

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North American video game crash of 1983

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Power-Up: How Japanese Video Games Gave the World an Extra Life

Ralph H. Baer

Shadow of the Beast

Sonic the Hedgehog (1991 video game)

Super Mario 64

Super Mario Bros.

Tennis for Two

The Cottage (video game)

Thumb Candy

Timeline of arcade video game history

Todd Rogers (video game player)

Universal City Studios, Inc. v. Nintendo Co., Ltd.

Videogame History Museum

Videotopia

Walter Day

Wii launch

William Higinbotham

Xbox 360 launch


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Boing Boing

Boing Boing
Thu, 28 May 2015 02:56:15 -0700

The vast, unplayable history of video games. We face a practical -- and cultural -- archiving crisis unprecedented in any other medium. It's time to change that. By Gita Jackson. In 2008, the year I took my first Cinema class, a 16mm full cut of the ...

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Gifts & Decorative Accessories
Thu, 28 May 2015 12:18:45 -0700

videogames ROCHESTER, NY - The Strong and the Center for Games Studies and Art Research at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan, have partnered to collaborate on the study of video game history and on efforts to preserve video games. For their first ...
 
Inside AX
Thu, 07 May 2015 16:26:15 -0700

Hosted by VGC Foundation, this exhibit will be an interactive, fully hands-on experience showing the history of video games, a perfect fit for the Entertainment Hall! While visitors are playing any one of the 100+ gaming consoles, they will be readily ...

Mashable

Mashable
Fri, 22 May 2015 12:07:30 -0700

As Steven Kent wrote in his book The Ultimate History of Video Games, the original title was Puck-Man, "a reference to the puck-like shape of the main character." Namco founder Masaya Nakamura changed it to Pac-Man due to worries over vandals changing ...

RollingStone.com

RollingStone.com
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:33:47 -0700

... relate to one another." The Strong's electronic games center already boasts a whopping 55,000-piece collection that includes video games and other related artifacts such as personal papers and corporate records that chronicle the history of video ...

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Thu, 28 May 2015 10:26:15 -0700

Do companies feel any obligation to keep their stories and plays from vanishing forever, with only a few YouTube clips and screenshots as evidence they ever existed? You know the answer to that. The vast, unplayable history of video games, on BoingBoing.

St. Cloud Times

St. Cloud Times
Sun, 17 May 2015 14:36:47 -0700

Tom Coleman of Lux Digital Pictures, the production company that created "Gameplay," said Barton and co-author Bill Loguidice had the "best quality books" about the history of video games on the market. The film, which the Times previewed in a 2009 ...
 
Ars Technica
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:15:13 -0700

A committee of about two dozen international "journalists, scholars, and other individuals familiar with the history of video games and their role in society" will vote on the final inductees, the Strong said in a statement. Committee members will be ...
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