Three cheers for the artistry of the lone designer doing his thing!
When you built television sets, you have all this test equipment. And you'd have all these lines and squares on the screen to test it. So it occurred to me that it might be fun for people to control the lines and squares on the screen.
In 1966, thoughts about playing games using an ordinary TV set began to percolate in my mind.
All my friends, they're all gone. I've outlived them all.
'Pong' is simply a knockoff of the Odyssey Ping-Pong game.
An entire generation of talented people - engineers, artists, scriptwriters, musicians, programmers - have been busy creating a whole new art form for us. The name of this new game is interactivity.