Game-Up! They’re more than just a screen

Have you ever been so bored and you’re like, “There’s nothing to do.” Well here is a solution! Ever heard of video games? Ask your parents and go online or turn on the TV and start playing!

History

A long time ago Willy Higinbotham invented the first video game in the whole U.S. Some other companies such as Nintendo and Atari made some video games. First arcade games were Pac-man and Caterpillar. the first two player video game was called Pong, a ping-pong video game. Steve Russell created Spacewar in 1961.  Nintendo made its mascot Mario, and Sega’s mascot is Sonic the Hedgehog.

An interview with Juan Carlos Matos

Q: Do you like video games?

A: Yes, very much.

Q: What is your favorite video game?

A: Forza Motorsports 4

Q: What is your least favorite video game?

A: ET Atari 2600

 

Tips

Play only on the weekends for about 25-30 mins. and there can be exceptions or video games when you are hanging out with a friend. Go outside first. That’s my rule.

 

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