The 1980s Videos

Pong Launches Arcade Craze

(4) TV-14

Pong Launches Arcade Craze

(4 min) TV-14

In this History Rocks the 70's video, brought to you by the History Channel, learn about the history of Pong and Atari. Pong creator Nolan Bushnell couldn't get manufacturers to make his game so he created Atari and made them himself. Warner Communications eventually bought Atari for 28 million.