Welcome to the World of Video Games
Videogames are an amazing work of art that has brought about soe of the most entertaining moments when your at home being bored and such.
They are incredible mixes of art and coding that can bring people together as well as tear them apart.
Plus there is a game for everyone doesn't matter what your interests are or if you are good or bad at them.
Video Game Facts
- Player reaction to a simulated disease in World of Warcraft so closely resembled historical records about real plagues that epidemiologists are currently using the data from WoW to evaluate how people would respond to a potential future virus outbreak
- You might have already known Super Mario Bros. was the first video game to be made into a movie. But did you know that an up-and-coming actor named Tom Hanks campaigned for the role of Mario? At the time, Nintendo execs worried he wouldn’t have enough box office clout to carry the film.
- For Goldeneye 007 for N64, the dev team (without the approval of developer Rare’s studio directors) created the multiplayer component in the last few weeks of development. This massively popular feature was literally an afterthought.
The game went on to help define and establish the first-person shooter genre on consoles, signaling a transition from Doom-like games to more realistic ones.