A Brief History of!
@iamsamsterdam ! Github: SamanthaRadocchia!
This shit was cool
from 1947 – 1970. !
NO XBOX?! WTF?!
these fools were
trying to be
" " " "Boom. !
yo man this shit is way cooler
The first commercially
successful video game !
Ted Dabney, Nolan Bushnell, Fred Marincic, and Al
Alcorn – before Steve Jobs stole their shit !
Pong was cool. Except
you needed a friend to
play it… So obvi not
many developers at the
time could play it !
Breakout was the solution to that problem. Single
player hell yeah! !
• Released in 1976 for the arcade.
• Concept by Nolan Bushnell and Steve
Bristow, designed by Steve Wozniak
• Created for Atari Inc.
Steve Jobs also got in on the fun.
Breakout laid the foundaGon for space invaders and
all subsequent acGon video games/compuGng in