Video games have come a long way. Simple video games have been around since 1947, but it was in the 1980s that video games truly arrived on the market.
The first influential video game was Spaceware! It was created in 1962 by MIT students. Players controlled a spacecraft and fired missiles at each other. This video game was the basis for many other games to follow.
Want to learn more about the evolution of video games? Check out the infographic below presented by National Geographic.