Video Game Systems

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:

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    3DO (Three-Dee-Oh) 

    Acorn Computer 


    Apple Computer 








    LJN Toys 






    Oculus VR 

  • OUYAnote 








    Texas Instruments 

    Tiger Electronics 


    Multi-platform devices 

    Digital Distribution 


  • DOSBox
  • MAME
  • MESS
  • WINEnote 


Alternative Title(s): I Am A Computer