Category: Arcade Games

Are Arcades Still Popular

At one time, video game arcades could be found in every town and city in the world, this of course was pre-internet days and the atmosphere of an arcade was unlike any other gaming experience around. Crowds gathered around machines to see their favorite local players perform, and there was a general buzz of anticipation […]

A History of Video Games

Although video games reached the masses in the 1970s, the history of video games can be traced to as early as the 1950s in academia, when computer scientists designed simple games and simulations for research. Video games became popular with the introduction of video arcade games and gaming consoles controlled with joysticks and buttons, along […]