Recent news

  • Game After: A Cultural Study of Video Game Afterlife by Raiford Guins (MIT Press) features The Strong’s International Center for the History of Electronic Games extensively, including game preservation insights from its director Jon-Paul Dyson.

  • Jon-Paul Dyson and Jeremy Saucier, director and assistant director of The Strong’s International Center for the History of Electronic Games (ICHEG), attend the Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco.

  • Fellowship recipient Robert Guyker from Pacifica Graduate Institute in California visits The Strong to research the convergence of myth, play, and video games.

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Video Game History Timeline

Video Game History Timeline

See key moments in the history of video games from 1940 to the present.