Video Game Events

By iDavidp
  • Bertie the Brain

    Bertie the Brain
    An early computer game developed in the early history of video games. It was built in Toronto by Josef Kates for the 1950 Canadian National Exhibition. The game was tic-tac-toe in which the player would select the position for their next move from a grid of nine lit buttons on a raised panel.
  • Spacewar!

    A space combat video game that was developed by Steve Russell, it was one of the most important and influential games in the early days. The game could play on multiple computer installations. Influencing the iconic arcade games they're today.
  • PONG

    Pong was the first video game for console ever created in 1972. It is a 2D table tennis game manufactured by Atari. It was so popular in the 70s growing rapidly and influencing new ideas for newer creations.
  • The Gameboy

    The Gameboy
    The gameboy was the first video game console that was portable and was third best selling video game console in history. Popular games like tetris and tennis were played on it. Till this day, it remains relevant to the gaming community.
  • Super Mario Kart

    Super Mario Kart
    The first game for the famous Mario kart series released in Japan and North America. it sold 8.76 million copies worldwide, the game went on to become the fourth best selling SNES game of all time.
  • Playstation 2

    Playstation 2
    The playstation 2 is the best selling console of all time with 160 million units sold. It was the first gaming console with a DVD drive that allowed storage space for very high resolution graphics. It was played from popular games like grand Turismo, Bully, Gta, final fantasy, etc.
  • Nintendo Wii

    Nintendo Wii
    The Wii is Nintendo's best selling console and 4th best selling console. It came with Wii sports, which is one of the most sold games of all time and the reason why the console was popular. Over 100 millions sold, making it truly succesful.
  • Grand Theft Auto 5

    Grand Theft Auto 5
    Grand theft auto 5 sold 140 million since the initial release in 2013, making it the 2nd best selling video game of all time! The game is never dead despite being almost 8 years old. It is arguably considered to be the best among the Gta series.
  • Fortnite

    Fortnite is an online third person shooter video game developed by Epic Games. Fortnite is the fastest growing game in video game history. It has a unique concept of building and battle royale. and still remains popular to some.
  • Ps5

    The PlayStation 5 is currently the fastest-selling console of all time in the United States. It is considered to be the best overall and powerful console right now. The ps5 has already over 6 million sales and is continuing to be all over the internet.