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A means of visual entertainment, coming in the form of electronic games that rely on the input of a character through user interface. The idea of operating games electronically is old, OXO was an automaton built in 1952 that played Tic-tac-toe, but the first "pure" video game is considered to be ''VideoGame/TennisForTwo'' in 1958.

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A means of visual entertainment, coming in the form of electronic games that rely on the input of a character through user interface. The idea of operating games electronically is old, OXO was an automaton built in 1952 that played Tic-tac-toe, could play Tic-tac-toe perfectly against a human player, but the first "pure" video game is considered to be ''VideoGame/TennisForTwo'' in 1958.


A means of visual entertainment, coming in the form of electronic games that rely on the input of a character through user interface. The idea of operating games electronically is old [[labelnote:Ur Example]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Ajedrecista El Ajedrecista]] was an automaton built in 1912 that played a King/Rook vs. King endgame against a human opponent (the human played the King) [[/labelnote]] but the first "pure" video game is considered to be ''VideoGame/TennisForTwo'' in 1958.

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A means of visual entertainment, coming in the form of electronic games that rely on the input of a character through user interface. The idea of operating games electronically is old [[labelnote:Ur Example]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Ajedrecista El Ajedrecista]] old, OXO was an automaton built in 1912 1952 that played a King/Rook vs. King endgame against a human opponent (the human played the King) [[/labelnote]] Tic-tac-toe, but the first "pure" video game is considered to be ''VideoGame/TennisForTwo'' in 1958.


* UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfVideoGames (first and second generations, 1972-1984)
* UsefulNotes/The8bitEraOfConsoleVideoGames (third generation, 1982-1994, 1998 outside of America)
* UsefulNotes/The16bitEraOfConsoleVideoGames (fourth generation, 1987-2000)
* UsefulNotes/TheFifthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (1993-2003, 2006 outside of America)
* UsefulNotes/TheSixthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (1998-2011)
* UsefulNotes/TheSeventhGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2004-2013)
* UsefulNotes/TheEighthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2011-2020)
* UsefulNotes/TheNinthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2020-)

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* UsefulNotes/TheHistoryOfVideoGames
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UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfVideoGames (first and second generations, 1972-1984)
* ** UsefulNotes/The8bitEraOfConsoleVideoGames (third generation, 1982-1994, 1998 outside of America)
* ** UsefulNotes/The16bitEraOfConsoleVideoGames (fourth generation, 1987-2000)
* ** UsefulNotes/TheFifthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (1993-2003, 2006 outside of America)
* ** UsefulNotes/TheSixthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (1998-2011)
* ** UsefulNotes/TheSeventhGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2004-2013)
* ** UsefulNotes/TheEighthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2011-2020)
* ** UsefulNotes/TheNinthGenerationOfConsoleVideoGames (2020-)

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* UsefulNotes/VideoGameDesign

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* VideoGameSystems

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!!Lists of video games:




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Video games by virtue of their interactive nature have unique tropes associated with them, the VideogameTropes.

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Video games by virtue of their interactive nature have unique tropes associated with them, the VideogameTropes.
VideoGameTropes.

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