The Greatest Arcade Machines, Video Games & Consoles of All Time

Posted by Scott 03 DECEMBER 2015

The gaming industry has exploded since the birth of it in the 1970s. Technology has advanced at such a rate we are now near playing games with real life looking graphics on 50 inch HD TVs. The beginning of gaming was nothing like this, it all started with arcade machines that weighed over 50kg on pixelated screens like Space Invaders and Pac-Man. We've compiled all the data together to make this infographic on the most successful games, arcade machines and consoles of all time. Many gamers now state graphics is key to a games success but that couldn't be further from the truth. The pixel games of the 70s were high tech back then and did amaze people but it was far from the reason people loved them. Take a look at the list and see if your favourite game made the cut. The results are very surprising with the revenue generated even more mind-blowing. Who would have thought making a game out of a few pixels could generate so much money? Comment below on your favourite game!

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