A Very Weird and Blocky Future

How many video games does it take to make a man? TODD LEVIN begins an epic new series to trace his life in gaming systems. Part one: paddles to jump-start your heart, and the end-all, be-all red fire button.

Most definitely worth the read, if nothing more for a reminder why Pac Man on the Atari 2600 sucked so hard. I am looking forward to this series.

Link. (via Kottke)


  1. Funny stuff. I have some similar experiences with early video game systems.


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