The History of Video Game Consoles (Brought to you by TGS)

Tucked away in a deserted corner of the Tokyo Game Show was this enormous timeline, charting the history of both video game hardware and of TGS.


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What? How can they not include everything before the Famicom? Especially the father of all video game consoles, the Magnavox Odyssey.