Video Game Consoles

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  • Tennis for Two.

    Tennis for Two.
    Tennis For TwoTennis for Two was a game developed in 1958 on an analog computer. It was created by an American physicist, William Higinbotham. It was the first electronic game to use a graphical display.
  • Pong

    Pong
    Atari Creates it's first big hit, Pong. It helped Atari becoma a household name in video games.
  • Nintendo Gameboy

    Nintendo Gameboy
    Nintendo introduced its first handheld video game. It had a black and whit LCD screen and ran on AA batteries.
  • Nintendo 64

    Nintendo 64
    The Nintendo 64 was the last console to mass-market cartrages. It loaded faster than disks, but lacked space to run more advanced games.
  • Playstation 2

    Playstation 2
    Playstation 2 FactsPlaystation 2 is an upgeade from the original playstation. While it plays Playstation 2 games, it can also play the original playstation games. It could also double as a dvd player.
  • Xbox

    Xbox
    Xbox FactsThe Xbox was Microsoft's first attempt at their own video game console. It out-ran many of the other consoles, but due to it being so new, it didn't get many sales.
  • Gameboy Advance

    Gameboy Advance
    Since the first gameboy, the Gamboy has advanced to the Gameboy Advance. It has better graphics and has a full color display.
  • PSP

    PSP
    PSP FactsAfraid that Nintendo would take over the handheld market, Sony created the PSP. The PSP has different add-ons than the DS, but still didn't do as well as expected on the market.