'Pong to Playstation' exhibition at the Museum of Computing

Dan Kolb classiccmp at eco.li
Fri Feb 16 09:15:47 CST 2007


On Thu, Feb 15, 2007 at 09:27:00AM +0000, Simon Webb wrote:
> 35 years of working computer games consoles will be starring in a new 
> exhibition at the Museum of Computing in Swindon.  The exhibition charts 
> the machines, the companies and the games characters that are now part of 
> gaming history.  The exhibition is open daily, is free of charge and runs 
> until early August 2007.
> 
> Throughout the exhibition there will be a number of hands-on machines 
> allowing adults to relive their youth and children to play classic games 
> that people still rave about today.  The original Super Mario, Sonic the 
> Hedgehog and Space Invaders are just some of the games available on 
> original 1980?s machines.

Is this anything like the Game On exhibition that's still on at the Science
Museum?
(http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/gameon/abouttheexhibition.asp)

Dan
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