Have you ever wondered about the early history of the video game industry? In this series, join your host James, and learn about the formative years of the video game industry. Make sure to follow @AliensStudios (https://twitter.com/AliensStudios)
James's History of Video Games - Part 1 - Spacewar, Magnavox Odyssey and Pong
Hello and welcome to the first installment of what will be a several part series about the History of Video Games. In these videos I'll explore what shaped the video game industry into the massive success it has become today. In this video, I'll cover the origins of video games by taking a look a...
James's History of Video Games - Part 2 - Atari 2600, Space Invaders and Galaxian
In this video, I take a look at the start of the second generation of video game consoles with the Fairchild Channel F, Atari Video Computer System/2600, Bally Astrocade and the introduction to the "Golden Age" of arcade video games with Space Invaders and Galaxian.
James's History of Video Games - Part 4 - ColecoVision, Q-bert, Dig Dug, Pole Position and Joust
In this video I go through some of the greatest arcade games of the 1980s with the likes of Q*bert, Dig Dug, Pole Position and the underrated Joust. I also blast through the ColecoVision and Atari 5200.
James's History of Video Games - Part 6 - The Nintendo Family Computer
After the video game market crash of 1983, there was a huge void left over by several gaming giants in the home video game market. A japanese company named Nintendo had the guts to create a new home video game system in the midst of a huge recession. Today I cover the Nintendo Family Computer or ...