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[[Image:Personal Video Game Post.png|thumb|256x256px|My personal video game favorites.]]
 
[[Image:Personal Video Game Post.png|thumb|256x256px|My personal video game favorites.]]
  
'''''Video games''''' are [[games]] played on a video screen. I have been playing them since around 1985 when my family got a used [[Atari 2600]] with a bunch of games. Around 1988, my brother and I pooled our money to buy an [[NES]]. Around 1992, I got an [[SNES]] for Christmas. That was the last dedicated video game system I bought while they were still on the market, although I got a couple other used systems over time. Nearly all of my gaming is currently done on PCs, not just playing PC games, but through emulating consoles.
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A '''video game''' is a [[game]] played on a video screen.
  
* [[List of favorite video games]]
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==Personal==
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I have been playing them since around 1985 when my family got a used [[Atari 2600]] with a bunch of games. Around 1988, my brother and I pooled our money to buy an [[Nintendo Entertainment System|NES]]. Around 1992, I got an [[Super Nintendo Entertainment System|SNES]] for Christmas. That was the last dedicated video game system I bought while they were still on the market, although I got a couple other used systems over time. Nearly all of my gaming is currently done on PCs, not just playing PC games, but through emulating consoles.
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==Articles==
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* [[Video game console]]
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* [[Video game controller]]
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* [[Video game prime]]
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* [[Action versus adventure video games]]
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* [[Boss rush]]
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* [[Cheating artificial intelligence]]
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* [[Dynamic difficulty]]
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* [[Game properties]]
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* [[Game-play notes]]
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* [[New game plus]]
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* [[Permadeath]]
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* [[Power-ups in 2D platformers]]
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* [[Save scumming]]
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* [[Unlockable content]]
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* [[Unlockable difficulty levels]]
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* [[List of favorite video games by genre]]
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* [[List of favorite video games by platform]]
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* [[List of favorite video games by year]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game artists]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game artists]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game designers]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game designers]]
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* [[List of favorite video game developers]]
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* [[List of favorite video game engines]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game music composers]]
 
* [[List of favorite video game music composers]]
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* [[List of video game genres]]
 
* [[List of video games by best platform]]
 
* [[List of video games by best platform]]
 
* [[List of video games I like to watch being played]]
 
* [[List of video games I like to watch being played]]
 
* [[List of video games I own]]
 
* [[List of video games I own]]
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* [[List of video games I've almost beaten]]
 
* [[List of video games I've beaten]]
 
* [[List of video games I've beaten]]
 
* [[List of high scores]]
 
* [[List of high scores]]
* [[Essays]]
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* [[List of popular video games I don't like]]
 
* [[Honest titles#Video Games|Honest video game titles]]
 
* [[Honest titles#Video Games|Honest video game titles]]
  
 
==Categories==
 
==Categories==
 
* [[:Category: Video Games|All Video Games]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Games|All Video Games]]
* [[:Category: Games I've Beaten|Games I've Beaten]]
 
 
* [[:Category: Games By Platform|Games By Platform]]
 
* [[:Category: Games By Platform|Games By Platform]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Genres|Video Game Genres]]
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* [[:Category: Video Games I've Beaten|Games I've Beaten]]
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* [[:Category: Video Games I Haven't Beaten|Video Games I Haven't Beaten]]
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* [[:Category: Video Games That Can't Be Beaten|Video Games That Can't Be Beaten]]
  
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Platforms|Video Game Platforms]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Platforms|Video Game Platforms]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Controllers|Video Game Controllers]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Controllers|Video Game Controllers]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Magazines|Video Game Magazines]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Companies|Video Game Companies]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Manuals|Video Game Manuals]]
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* [[:Category: Hint Books|Hint Books]]
  
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Producers|Video Game Producers]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Producers|Video Game Producers]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Music Composers|Video Game Music Composers]]
 
* [[:Category: Video Game Music Composers|Video Game Music Composers]]
  
==Gallery==
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* [[:Category: Video Game Cover Art|Video Game Cover Art]]
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* [[:Category: Favorite Video Game Covers|Favorite Video Game Covers]]
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* [[:Category: Worst Video Game Covers|Worst Video Game Covers]]
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* [[:Category: Video Game Source Code|Video Game Source Code]]
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==Media==
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===Infographics===
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<gallery>
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Brief History of PC Gaming (1990-2014).jpg|Brief History of PC gaming (1990-2014).
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First Game In Series Compared to Today.jpg|The first game in a series compared to a recent title.
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Video Game Iconic Fonts.jpg|Iconic fonts from video games.
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List of Worthwhile PC Games.jpg|List of worthwhile PC games.
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Best PC RPGs According to RPGCodex.png|Best PC RPGs according to RPGCodex.
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</gallery>
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===Fan Art===
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Video Game - Deimos-Remus - Tappers.jpg|A video game character mashup by Deimos-Remus.
 
 
Zac Gorman - Nintendo Art.jpg|A collection of Nintendo game characters by Zac Gorman.
 
Zac Gorman - Nintendo Art.jpg|A collection of Nintendo game characters by Zac Gorman.
 
Zac Gorman - Perfect Summer.gif|Zac Gorman's perfect childhood summer.
 
Zac Gorman - Perfect Summer.gif|Zac Gorman's perfect childhood summer.
 
CartoonGirl7 - Game On.jpg|Video game character mashup by CartoonGirl7.
 
CartoonGirl7 - Game On.jpg|Video game character mashup by CartoonGirl7.
 
Video Game Last Supper.jpg|A video game version of The Last Supper.
 
Video Game Last Supper.jpg|A video game version of The Last Supper.
Video Game Console Prices Adjusted For Inflation.jpg|Video game console prices adjusted for inflation.
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Angga Tantama - 90s Game.jpg|90s Games by Angga Tantama.
First Game In Series Compared to Today.jpg|The first game in a series compared to a recent title.
 
 
Video Games In Easy Mode.gif|Video games in easy mode.
 
Video Games In Easy Mode.gif|Video games in easy mode.
 
NES Video Game Mashup.gif|A Nintendo video game mashup.
 
NES Video Game Mashup.gif|A Nintendo video game mashup.
 
Video Game Characters - Minimalist.jpg|Minimalist video game characters.
 
Video Game Characters - Minimalist.jpg|Minimalist video game characters.
Video Game Iconic Fonts.jpg|Iconic fonts from video games.
 
 
Video Game Alphabet.jpg|Video game characters make up an alphabet.
 
Video Game Alphabet.jpg|Video game characters make up an alphabet.
Video Games - Fan Art - Bones.jpg|Video game collage by Bones.
 
 
Video Game Food Nutrition Information.jpg|Video game food nutritional information.
 
Video Game Food Nutrition Information.jpg|Video game food nutritional information.
 
Donkey Kong video game mashup.jpg|A mashup of video games on the girders of Donkey Kong.
 
Donkey Kong video game mashup.jpg|A mashup of video games on the girders of Donkey Kong.
Video Game Character Collage.jpg|A collage of video game characters.
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Nintendo Anthology - Luis Carrasquillo.jpg|"Nintendo Anthology" by Luis Carrasquillo.
 
How Games Depict Rocks.jpg|How different games depict rocks.
 
How Games Depict Rocks.jpg|How different games depict rocks.
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Video Game Company Mottoes.jpg|Unspoken video game company mottoes.
 
Video Game - Sprinters.gif|Character running animations on treadmills.
 
Video Game - Sprinters.gif|Character running animations on treadmills.
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Video Game Character Christmas.jpg|Video game character Christmas wallpaper.
 
Video Game Battle - Deimos-Remus.jpg|Video Game Battle by Deimos-Remus.
 
Video Game Battle - Deimos-Remus.jpg|Video Game Battle by Deimos-Remus.
 
Video Game Collage - The Classics.png|A collage of the 1990s era games.
 
Video Game Collage - The Classics.png|A collage of the 1990s era games.
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Pop Capsules.jpg|Pop capsules.
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Safely Endangered - Summer.png|''[[Safely Endangered]]'', comic.
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Safely Endangered - Video Games.png|''Safely Endangered'', comic.
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
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===Videos===
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{{#ev:youtube|nLjEoKkCJ4Q|256|inline|Welcome to the Warp Zone (Official Music Video).|frame}}
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{{#ev:youtube|52MRy_RXJWU|256|inline|Brentalfloss - Game Over Tinies.|frame}}
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{{#ev:youtube|2rIJmGj4g-s|256|inline|Brentalfloss - Game Launch Rock!|frame}}
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
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{{Link|Wikipedia|https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Video_game}}
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{{Link|MobyGames|http://www.mobygames.com}}
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{{Link|GameFAQs|https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com}}
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* [https://itch.io itch.io] - Indie games online.
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* [https://www.mocagh.org mocagh.org] - Museum of Computer Adventure Game History.
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* [http://www.hardcoregaming101.net hardcoregaming101.net] - Hardcore Gaming 101, game reviews.
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* [https://www.gamingalexandria.com gamingalexandria.com] - Gaming Alexandria (video game preservation).
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* [https://bigboxcollection.com bigboxcollection.com] - Big Box Collection (high-resolution box scans).
 
* [https://shop.ukiyoeheroes.com/collections/handmade-woodblock-prints shop.ukiyoeheroes.com/collections/handmade-woodblock-prints] - Video game themed Japanese wood block art.
 
* [https://shop.ukiyoeheroes.com/collections/handmade-woodblock-prints shop.ukiyoeheroes.com/collections/handmade-woodblock-prints] - Video game themed Japanese wood block art.
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLjEoKkCJ4Q youtube.com/watch?v=nLjEoKkCJ4Q] - Welcome to the Warp Zone (Official Music Video).
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52MRy_RXJWU youtube.com/watch?v=52MRy_RXJWU] - Brentalfloss - Game Over Tinies.
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rIJmGj4g-s youtube.com/watch?v=2rIJmGj4g-s] - Brentalfloss - Game Launch Rock!
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[[Category: Game Categories]]
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[[Category: Main Topics]]

Latest revision as of 14:24, 25 September 2020

My personal video game favorites.

A video game is a game played on a video screen.

Personal

I have been playing them since around 1985 when my family got a used Atari 2600 with a bunch of games. Around 1988, my brother and I pooled our money to buy an NES. Around 1992, I got an SNES for Christmas. That was the last dedicated video game system I bought while they were still on the market, although I got a couple other used systems over time. Nearly all of my gaming is currently done on PCs, not just playing PC games, but through emulating consoles.

Articles

Categories

Media

Infographics

Fan Art

Videos

Welcome to the Warp Zone (Official Music Video).
Brentalfloss - Game Over Tinies.
Brentalfloss - Game Launch Rock!

Links

Link-Wikipedia.png  Link-MobyGames.png  Link-GameFAQs.png