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The input device used for games, the game controller, varies across platforms.

With table-top games, the users typically sit to play.

In the 1990s and 2000s, some arcade games offered players a choice of multiple games.

Each game used different means of display: NIMROD used a panel of lights to play the game of Nim, In 1971, Computer Space, created by Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney, was the first commercially sold, coin-operated video game.

It used a black-and-white television for its display, and the computer system was made of 74 series TTL chips.

Personal computers are not dedicated game platforms, so there may be differences running the same game in different hardware, also the openness allows some features to developers like reduced software cost, increased flexibility, increased innovation, emulation, creation of modifications ("mods"), open hosting for online gaming (in which a person plays a video game with people who are in a different household) and others.

A "console game" is played on a specialized electronic device that connects to a common television set or composite video monitor, unlike PCs, which can run all sorts of computer programs, a console is a dedicated video game platform manufactured by a specific company.

Modeled after a late 1960s prototype console developed by Ralph H.

Baer called the "Brown Box", it also used a standard television. The distinctions below are not always clear and there may be games that bridge one or more platforms.

The game was featured in the 1973 science fiction film Soylent Green.

Computer Space was followed in 1972 by the Magnavox Odyssey, the first home console.

Douglas for the EDSAC in 1952; Tennis for Two, an electronic interactive game engineered by William Higinbotham in 1958; Spacewar!