Graphics and games By 15parkesr Period: Jan 1, 1960 to Jan 1, 2011 Time span Mar 1, 1966 Ping Pong The most basic game that was made in the 1960. Apr 1, 1973 Super Paint Super paint was one of the first computers to be used for creative artwork, video editing and had a high speed memory. Mar 1, 1976 Atari's VCS game console This was Atari's first video computer system game console. Oct 14, 1977 Atari 2600 This was the first game console that was plugged into a computer or a tv and used plug-in cartridge. Oct 18, 1985 Nintendo Entertainment System Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) was nintendos first game console that was meant for the family. It was voted the best game console. Aug 18, 1989 Sega Genesis Sega wanted to to be better than the Nintendo Entertainment System so they made a new game console and lots og cartridge games for it. Sep 9, 1995 Sony Playstation Nintendo asked sony to make a new game console useing discs instead of cartridges. Sony was making the playstation until Nintendo turnt away from sony and asked phillips to make a new game console. Nov 15, 2001 Microsoft Xbox This was Microsoft's 6th generation game console using discs and a smart-wired contoller. Nov 18, 2001 Game Cube Nintendo's first game console to use optical discs, and was very small. Nov 19, 2006 Nintendo Wii Nintendo made a very small wire-less controller game console. The name Wii came from the controller shape and it sounds like "we" meaning it is for more people.