History of Video Games (RE: "Bally Astrocade")

From: Ward Griffiths and/or Lisa Rogers <gram_at_cnct.com>
Date: Fri Jul 11 13:05:00 1997

On Fri, 11 Jul 1997, Kai Kaltenbach wrote:

> Studio II, which were introduced simultaneously in 1976. The first
> vector graphic arcade game was Lunar Lander in 1979, followed by
> Asteroids later that year. The first (and only) vector graphic home

I seem to recall spending many many hours (and quarters) with my roommate
playing a vector graphic arcade version of Space War when we were fresh
out of the USAF back in 1978 and spending loose hours at the Saint James
Infirmary in Sunnyvale.
Ward Griffiths
"America is at that awkward stage.  It's too late to work within 
the system, but too early to shoot the bastards." --Claire Wolfe
Received on Fri Jul 11 1997 - 13:05:00 BST

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