The first history of Atari’s Missile Command,
and its unforeseen effects on its creators and the
Before Call of Duty, before World of
Warcraft, before even Super Mario Bros., the video
game industry exploded in the late 1970s with the advent of the
video arcade. Leading the charge was Atari Inc., the creator of,
among others, the iconic game Missile Command. The first
game to double as a commentary on culture,... more...