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The entire history of video games, from their earliest origins all the way up to the end of the seventh generation, in 2013 emerging from engineering experimentation, the earliest titles such as tennis for two, space war and pong helped to establish the roots of the industry early arcade classics built on. The history of video games is a complicated story that involves giant computers in science labs, the founder of chuck e cheese and billions of dollars in quarters video games are everywhere these days, but where did they actually come from. The history of video games goes as far back as the early 1950s, when academic computer scientists began designing simple games and simulations as part of their research or just for fun at mit in the 1960s, professors and students played games such as 3d tic-tac-toe and moon landing.
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