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Ralph Baer, "Father of Video Games", has passed away

Discussion in 'General Gaming' started by Infinitron, Dec 8, 2014.

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    https://extralives.wordpress.com/2014/12/07/ralph-baer-1922-2014/

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    From what i understand, he is the father of consoles, not video games. Not that the press would understand the distinction.
     
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