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PONG and the forgotten ATARI - Arcade- machines

Wolfgang Nake

Thats how it all started. ... (Homage to Ralph Baer)

The invention of the usage a TV-device for games was in middle of the 60s !

The Brownbox from Ralph Baer - the really first TV-game of the world. Any years later there was produced the "Odyssey"


Ralph Baer receives the award from the President of the United States for his epoch-making discovery and invention in 2006.

         ATARI   1972 - 1975

All these games are Hardware-Games, they are no computers and delivers a TV-signal

replicas/ Restorations

PONG - the big bang of industrial video game production

The original and my replic
The replica used the original circuit

Many people waits on the gamescom (Cologne) to play one of the oldest game!


Ball and paddle Scores, game-control

restored Original-PONG-Board defective chips


my restored SPACE RACE - Originalboard (ebay-scrap board :-) ) on the right: partial replica, the same TV-basic-card like for PONG (left card) additional colored video-output


Replica of PONG-Doubles (draft-version) with selectable paddle-lenght and additional colored video-output. the same TV-basic-card like for PONG (left card)

PONG DOUBLES on Gamesweek BERLIN 2019

REBOUND and QUADRAPONG are under construction

VIDEO! Please use full screen mode.
Video edititing of multiple historical video-game clips from Youtube

Virtual Exhibition Desk

To the virtual exhibition desk

Here, you can find the times and days when the room is open to have a look at the exhibition, for questions, discussions and chit chat with the exhibitor.

Availability Times

Day Time
Saturday 00:00 - 00:00
Saturday 00:00 - 00:00
Sunday 10:00 - 12:00
Sunday 14:00 - 20:00
en/pong.txt · Last modified: 2020/10/11 06:30 by zeltophil