Computer and Game programming

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    First programmable computer/calculator built by Zuse

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    Transistor created

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    ARPANet created (original Internet)

  • Microsoft founded

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    MS-DOS operating system

  • Microsoft Windows announced

  • Super Mario Bros. released

  • Nintendo Entertainment System released in North America

  • Final Fantasy released, saves Square from bankruptcy

  • Playstation console released in North America

  • Square releases Final Fantasy VII in North America

  • World of Warcraft released :-(

  • Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children released

  • Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete released

    Square Enix shows the world it can play with CGI that no one else is capable of creating.
  • Guild Wars 2 finally released! :-)