What was your first favorite video game?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tcjkbt View Post
    I watched my kids play "Oregon Trail." Don't know if that qualifies as a game or not.
    Interesting. This was based on the real life game played by @mcpapa.
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    NBA Jam.

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    Didn't have a video game system growing up.

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    Even more than the Apollo 11 thread, this is really good stuff for finding out just how old everyone on BGP is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jumper_Dad View Post
    Favorite arcade games were Galaga, Sea Wolf and PacMan.

    Favorite home games were Atari 2600 games like Pitfall and later on the 5200 Centipede.
    Do you remember Kangaroo on the 5200?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Run To State View Post
    Do you remember Kangaroo on the 5200?
    I think so, wasn't it kinda like Donkey Kong?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jumper_Dad View Post
    I think so, wasn't it kinda like Donkey Kong?
    Yes it was.


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    Release dates of popular video games:

    1972 - Pong
    1976 - Breakout
    1978 - Space Invaders
    1979 - Asteroids
    1980 - Pacman
    1981 - Centipede, Donkey Kong, Frogger, Galaga

    Here is the link if you want to look for more:

    Category:Video games by year - Wikipedia

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    Pitfall. Enduro. Boxing Atari. Pacman. Those were the games I played the most when I started playing video games.

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