Coin-ops an endangered species

TVGB: "The arcades used to be on the cutting edge of technology, in terms of software, hardware and peripherals, and we gamers owe them a lot. For example, in 1975 Gun Fight was the first game to make use of a microprocessor, 1980 saw the release of Pac-Man (which you may have heard of) but also King and Balloon, which was the first game to feature synthesized voices. In 1981 Donkey Kong was the first platform game, and 1983 saw the first truly 3D polygon based game with I, Robot (nothing to do with the Will Smith movie)."

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