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Timelines of video games

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1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die

Acorn Arcade

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Atari video game burial

BASIC Computer Games

Brad Fregger

Cathode ray tube amusement device

Colossal Cave Adventure

Critical Path Project

David Nelson (electronic sports player)

Development of Spore

Donkey Kong (video game)

Doris Self

Dukedom (game)

First video game

Game canon

GamePC Consortium

Golden Era of Spanish Software

Golden age of arcade video games

Grand Theft Auto III

Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition

Hamurabi

History of Microsoft Flight Simulator

History of massively multiplayer online games

History of online games

History of the Nintendo Entertainment System

History of video game consoles (eighth generation)

History of video game consoles (fifth generation)

History of video game consoles (first generation)

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History of video game consoles (seventh generation)

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History of video games

How They Got Game

Hunt the Wumpus

Lemmings (video game)

List of commercial failures in video gaming

Mugwump (video game)

Ninja-Kid

Nintendo DS launch

Nintendo Entertainment System

North American video game crash of 1983

PlayStation 3 launch

PlayStation Portable launch

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

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 (electronic sports 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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Kotaku
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:26:15 -0800

Running over five parts, the series takes an in-depth (but also accessible) look at the evolution of video game graphics, from the very beginnings of the medium through to today's complex 3D visuals. If you care at all about the history of video games ...
 
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:56:15 -0800

World Wrestling Entertainment's had a long history of video games. It's been a quarter century (can ya believe that) since they hit their market with games based on their wrestling promotion. Some are all-time classics (i.e. Wrestlefest, No Mercy, Here ...

Metro

Metro
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 18:01:16 -0700

A reader continues his wildly inaccurate history of gaming with the untrue stories behind Mortal Kombat, Doom, and GTA. There wasn't much to be happy about in the nineties. From rock stars annoying their fans by killing themselves, sportsmen annoying ...

LSU The Reveille

LSU The Reveille
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:45:00 -0800

As the title suggests, the documentary explains the history of video games and their progression through the 20th century to now as one of the world's biggest industries. Since the film's release in July, Snead has been busy riding the wave of its ...
 
Singularity Hub
Sun, 09 Nov 2014 11:32:34 -0800

Released this past summer and recently made available on Netflix, Video Games: The Movie is a TV-style documentary that does a decent job of connecting the history of video games with the industry's current directions, including indie games, esports, ...

GeekWire

GeekWire
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 07:59:05 -0800

Atari: Game Over unearths the history of video games in a landfill. That's one place where the documentary falls short. The film debunks many of the simplistic myths about ET and Atari, but it would have been more powerful as a documentary by diving ...

The Flint Journal

The Flint Journal
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0800

... this week includes an annual festival with food, beer and wine from Michigan companies, a performance by a Grammy-nominated gospel singer who gave the largest Christian concert of all time, and a Flint art exhibit that shows the history of video games.

The Daily Cougar

The Daily Cougar
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:05:48 -0800

A decently built PC will offer better performance for a better price in the long term than a PS4 or Xbox One, but if the history of video games can teach us anything, it's that technical performance is not the most important factor when it comes to ...
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