BC: The current models can play music, download games, watch movies. they have attachments where all you have to do is move in front of a camera and it will copy what you are doing. right now motion sensors have come out, in a couple of year who knows what it could be. maybe they might invent a robot where you can play with as it is your friend. or a virtual 3d room. i can predict that 3d will come into the picture
FC: Game | Console
1: Atari Pong was the first video game ever invented. It was invented by Nolan Bushnell in 1972
2: 2.Nolan K. Bushnell was born on February 4th 1943 is an American engineer and entrepreneur who founded both Atari, Inc and the Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza-Time Theaters chain. He called his first invention Atari because of his favorite game Go. (Go was a Chinese board game that was invented 2000 years ago)The importance of this invention was that it started the Atari era.
4: First Console ever made. with 2 wires that hook into the T.V and you could play with a partner or by yourself. what it offered was 2 controllers where you have an opponent and each player has a line to return a little ball and who ever misses the ball loses the point
5: -In 1976 the first colour system came out, also made by Magnavox the 500 showcased two tennis players or two squash players instead of boring white paddles.
6: -In 1992 NEC Turbo Duo the first console released that had a CD-ROM port. The console could play CD’s, which was very new to everyone.
7: -In 1996 with the “Nintendo 64” the first very capable console came out. It could produce CGI on par with the current super computers
8: -The XBOX by Microsoft was the first console ever to use online gaming, over a broadband system. This new concept would revolutionize the gaming community forever
9: The Wii was the first console to use motion as the controller