From the early days of playing outdoor/street games to the present day of playing virtual reality games, the world of gaming has come a long way. The advancements made in the field of gaming are just humongous. The first true video games were invented during 1950s. Video games became popular during the 1970s and 1980s and it was a huge hit. During this period of time, there were many advancements in the technological devices as well. There came gaming equipments like joysticks, video game player, pad controller, better RAMs, gaming PCs and many more.
Then came the play stations during the year 1990s which became increasingly famous. Play station was a brainchild of Ken Kutaragi, a Sony executive who is known as the “The Father of the PlayStation”. The original play station was released in the year 1994, followed by PS One in the year 2000, followed by PS 2, PS 3, PS 4 in the year 2000, 2006, 2013 respectively. There were many gaming devices that were invented. This included PSP 2000, PSP 3000, PS Vita, PSX and many more. Another major advancement in the recent times is that of Virtual Reality (VR) games. It gives you the experience of glorified 3D television.
The parallel world of online gaming is another great advancement in technology. Games no longer need the extra devices to play. With the advent of cloud gaming, games are streamed to our screens through the internet. Popular games include League of Legends, Minecraft, Counter-Strike, online gambling games etc. You can also play bingo online or any other legal gambling games and earn some extra cash. The amount of people earning some extra cash by playing online games are enormous. The world of gaming has indeed come a long way and is heading towards brighter advancements.