History of Video Games

Name:___________________________________                            Game Theory

                                                                                                Research Assignment #1

 

History of Video Games

 

You can use the wikipedia page “History of Video Games” to answer all questions.

 

First Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(2) _________________  __________________

 

What caused the “video game crash of 1977”?

 

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Second Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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What caused the “North American video game crash of 1983?”

 

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Third Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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Fourth Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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Fifth Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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Sixth Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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Seventh Generation

 

Time Frame: ____________________

                         

Consoles(4) ________________  _______________ _____________ _______________

                       

Game Titles(9) _________________  __________________  __________________

 

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