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General-purpose home computer systems, and the various systems created for the express purpose of playing electronic games. This includes attachable accessories, such as the Game Genie. See also How Video Game Specs Work (which includes computer software like DOS, Windows, and UNIX), The History Of Video Games for consoles by generation, and the Console Wars, the Computer Wars, and the PC vs. Console Wars for the different battles of each generation.
Systems by company:3DO (Three-Dee-Oh) Acorn Computer Amstrad Apple Computer Atari Bandai Coleco Commodore Elektronika Fujitsu IBM Magnavox Mattel Microsoft NEC Nintendo