November 20, 2019
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Pong, 1972 1972 is when the very first video game, Pong, was invented on the Atari.
Atari 2600 1977 is the year that the Atari 2600 was released. This was the first commercially successful, cartridge-based video game console.
Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), 1985 Similar to the Atari 2600, the NES was a cartridge based console
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) The successor to the NES was finally released and was an instant hit until it was discontinued all the way into 2003!
The PlayStation The Playstation, released by Sony Computer Entertainment, was the first console in the long running, successful PlayStation
Nintendo Wii Released by Nintendo in October 2011, the Wii was a 'revolutionary' console with its major use of motion controls.
Xbox November 15, 2001, is the date that the Xbox was thrown into the console wars. The Xbox had a record breaking launch by selling 1.5 million units before the end of 2001! Halo 2 was the best selling game on the Xbox.
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