1975 in video gaming

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Events[edit | edit source]

Notable Releases[edit | edit source]

Arcade Games[edit | edit source]

Console[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://people.rit.edu/cxl6359/309/timeline.html
  2. Cassidy, William (May 6, 2002). Gun Fight. GameSpy. Retrieved on 14 September 2012
  3. Shirley R. Steinberg (2010). Shirley R. Steinberg, Michael Kehler, Lindsay Cornish. ed. Boy Culture: An Encyclopedia. 1. ABC-CLIO. p. 451. ISBN 0-313-35080-9. http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=XRGEIqzv5rsC. Retrieved 2011-04-02. 
  4. Stephen Totilo (August 31, 2010). In Search Of The First Video Game Gun. Kotaku. Retrieved on 2011-03-27
  5. Western Gun at Museum of the Game
  6. Chris Kohler (2005). Power-up: how Japanese video games gave the world an extra life. BradyGames. p. 19. ISBN 0-7440-0424-1. http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=auMTAQAAIAAJ. Retrieved 2011-03-27. 
  7. Tomohiro Nishikado's biography at his company's web site. Dreams, Inc.. Archived from the original on 2009-04-01 Retrieved on 2011-03-27
  8. Interceptor at Museum of the Game
  9. Martin Picard, The Foundation of Geemu: A Brief History of Early Japanese Video Games, International Journal of Computer Game Research, 2013

Video game releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s) Platform(s)
Gun Fight November, 1975 Video Game North America Arcade
Jet Fighter 1975 Video Game North America Arcade
Shark Jaws February, 1975 Video Game North America Arcade
Steeplechase 1975 Video Game North America Arcade
Western Gun 1975 Video Game Japan Arcade

Hardware releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s)
Electrotennis September, 1975 Dedicated Console Japan
Magnavox Odyssey 100 1975 Dedicated Console North America
Magnavox Odyssey 200 1975 Dedicated Console North America