Housed here are sites with information on the history of games.

Dungeons and Dreamers

"Rise of the computer game culture from geek to chic." Chronicles the advent of computer gaming culture from the seventies to the present.

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Dungeons and Dreamers

"Rise of the computer game culture from geek to chic." Chronicles the advent of computer gaming culture from the seventies to the present.

Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games

Contains virtual game exhibits presenting various game types and themes.

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Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games

Contains virtual game exhibits presenting various game types and themes.

Game Cabinet: Traditional Games

Catherine Soubeyrand offers brief histories on each of the games she has discovered.

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Game Cabinet: Traditional Games

Catherine Soubeyrand offers brief histories on each of the games she has discovered.

Game Revolution: A Look at How it all Began

Gives a history of games through an interactive timeline that starts in 1952.

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Game Revolution: A Look at How it all Began

Gives a history of games through an interactive timeline that starts in 1952.

Medieval and Renaissance Games

Justin du Coeur captures the history of medieval and renaissance games, includes descriptions and research materials.

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Medieval and Renaissance Games

Justin du Coeur captures the history of medieval and renaissance games, includes descriptions and research materials.

History of Games

Contains a brief overview, history, and playing details for chess, checkers, and Monopoly.

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History of Games

Contains a brief overview, history, and playing details for chess, checkers, and Monopoly.

History of Games Timeline

Relates timeline of game creation from 3000BC to the 1970s, with links to details on some games.

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History of Games Timeline

Relates timeline of game creation from 3000BC to the 1970s, with links to details on some games.

Videogame History Museum

Nonprofit charity created to compile and preserve the history of the video game industry. Maintains a comprehensive video game archive including documentations and accounts of people and developments that influenced video gaming.

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Videogame History Museum

Nonprofit charity created to compile and preserve the history of the video game industry. Maintains a comprehensive video game archive including documentations and accounts of people and developments that influenced video gaming.

A Brief History of Gaming

An article offering a history of games, including some old games, from The Games Journal.

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A Brief History of Gaming

An article offering a history of games, including some old games, from The Games Journal.

About.com: Computer and Video Game History

Early arcade machines, the history of home consoles, and the history of the video game.

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About.com: Computer and Video Game History

Early arcade machines, the history of home consoles, and the history of the video game.

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