Who Invented Video Games
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Genre and the Video Game
An analysis of genre categorization as applied to video games in contrast withbooks and film, with definitions and examples.
 
video games
A personal story of the early video game history.
 
GGL - HOME
With ladders for real-time strategy, first person shooter, and sports games.Includes media area.
 
Warren Robinett's Home Page
Information on the man who designed Adventure for the Atari 2600.
 
The Many Lives of the Jetman: A Case Study in Video Game Analysis
Article by Will Brooker that examines the changing meanings and forms of thecomputer game Jetpac, which was originally released by Ultimate for the ZX Spectrum ...
 
The Last Starfighter Movie Rewind «
Movie review, filming locations, pictures, trivia, soundtrack information and links.
 
The Virtual Museum of Computing
Links to on-line resources concerning the history of computing around the world,including pioneers of the field such as Alan Turing.
 
Video Games, Toys, Robotic Pets & Entertainment
AI Topics provides basic, understandable information and helpful resourcesconcerning artificial intelligence, with an emphasis on material available online.
 
PortConMaine 2006
Annual convention in South Portland, Maine.
 
the history of video games : from ‘pong’ to ‘pac-man’
Contains information on the creators of such great games like pong and pacman.Covers the history of video games from 1975 through the mid eighties.
 
GameSpot:Video Games PC Xbox 360 PS3 Revolution PSP DS PS2 ...
A history of personal video games from 1889 to 2001.
 
[FAQ] Atari Lynx Frequently-Asked Questions
Information and history on the world's first color hand-held video game system.
 
IGN: Atari Anniversary Collection Review
Review by Anthony Chau, 75%. "A wonderful addition to any old school gamer andeven for the younger crowd who may not appreciate the archaic visuals."
 
Tetris: a history
A timeline of events.
 
Windows XP Themes, XP Skins, XP Visual Styles, Icons & Wallpapers ...
Download XP themes, skins, visual styles and desktop themes for ICQ and WinAmp,Windows desktop themes, WindowBlinds, and DesktopX.
 
what's in rebecca's pocket?
Writing about news, gothica, and web design resources.
 
Gadgetopia
A weblog discussing programming, Web design and usability, gadgetry, and randomthings found on the Web.
 
game on
A Saffron Walden computer games retailer. Selling all makes of games console aswell as computer games for every modern platform.
 
GameSpy.com - Review
By Allen "Delsyn" Rausch [68/100] "What should have been a great game is hurt bya poor control scheme and bad storytelling."
 
Collector buying old coin operated penny arcade games collecting ...
Features game information, images of ads as well as pictures of classic games,and links.
 
Candlelight Stories - Children's Stories, Audiobooks, eBooks ...
Offers downloadable illustrated stories, online writing, and pen pals. You canalso review your favorite books and games, and learn how animated movies are ...
 
Super Mario 64 - Beyond 120 Stars. A guide to secrets and tricks ...
Guide to secrets, stunts, and hidden areas.
 
PONG : Who did it first ?
Article by Ralph Baer.
 
Autoblog
A blog covering the auto industry with test drives and commentary on articlesfrom other sites.
 
Beyond Good & Evil for Xbox - Beyond Good & Evil Xbox Game ...
Covers the Xbox version with news, review, screen shots, movies, and FAQs.
 
Tetris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Encyclopedia articles.
 
JK Rowling
Rowling answers questions about her life, her books, and writing in general.
 
How To Throw A FRISBEE
Breakthrough instructions on DVD
 
The History of Toys and Games
The History Channel presents an invention timeline, inventor biographies, and a quiz.
 
ClassicGaming.com - The History of Computer Gaming - Part 1
Part one of this multi-part history features William Higinbotham who created thefirst game: Tennis for 2. With photographs and audio clip.
 
Introduction to Doug Engelbart's Revolution from Learnativity.com
Background, insight, and resources for learning how Doug Engelbart's vision hasa profound influence on learning and productivity today.
 
Magnavox Odyssey FAQ
Includes detailed information.
 
FORTRAN - The First Successful High Level Programming Language
Short essay by Mary Bellis, part of the "Inventors of the Modern Computer Series"series.
 
Ataxx - Origins
History of the game.
 
Mathematical Games, Toys, and Puzzles
Links to several game theorists and actual games, plus a brief introduction.Also a couple of papers on game theory, about Toads and Frogs and Sowing Games.
 
Diablo 2 @ Diabloii.net - The Unofficial Diablo Site
Includes news, files, character profiles, monsters, spells, skills, quests,strategies, active forums, and interviews.
 
Macintosh digital video editing, desktop publishing tips from ...
News and information for professionals that utilize the Mac platform.
 
Planet Wolfenstein - News, Screenshots, Previews, Reviews, Guides
File downloads, map tactics, cheats, server guides, forums and many sub-sites.
 
Minesweeper (computer game) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Encyclopedia article on Minesweeper.
 
www.netrek.org
Includes information, software, documentation, leagues, guides, links and snapshots.
 
BBC NEWS
World
 
The Green Head
Specializing in web site design, content management solutions, targeted emailcampaigns, Flash animation and custom multimedia.
 
The J-Walk Blog
Links and interests of a man in Arizona.
 
CNN.com - Video games find place in history - August 7, 2001
[CNN]
 
Game Industry News
Reviewed by John Breeden. Score: 3-1/2 out of 5.
 
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
Comments on Mac products and events, and plenty of tips and advice.
 
The Unofficial Microsoft Weblog
Group blog evaluates Microsoft products and corporate actions.
 

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