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What Video Game Generation did you start gaming in?

#1TravarkothPosted 1/18/2013 1:22:12 PM
What Video Game Generation did you start gaming in? - Results (970 votes)
Before that First Generation (1950-1960s) Space War!
0.41% (4 votes)
4
First generation (1972-1980) Magnavox Odyssey, Pong.
5.67% (55 votes)
55
Second generation (1976-1984) Atari 2600, Interton VC 4000, etc.
11.03% (107 votes)
107
Third generation (1983-1992) Commodore 64GS, Atari 7800, NES, etc.
36.49% (354 votes)
354
Fourth generation (1987-1996) SNES, Neo Geo, etc.
22.27% (216 votes)
216
Fifth generation (1993-2006) PS1, N64, etc.
19.18% (186 votes)
186
Sixth generation (1999-2011) Xbox, PS2, GameCube, etc.
4.64% (45 votes)
45
Seventh generation (2005-present) Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, etc.
0.21% (2 votes)
2
Eighth generation consoles (2011-present) Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, etc.
0.1% (1 votes)
1
This poll is now closed.
Referencing Wikipedia's 'generation' timeline: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_video_games

Curious to know when many of you started Gaming.
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#2glassghost0Posted 1/18/2013 1:24:52 PM
Super Mario Bros on the NES was my first game
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#3tubb311Posted 1/18/2013 1:32:51 PM
Atari 7800 w/ pacman

then the NES when it came out.
#4DonomegaPosted 1/18/2013 1:33:47 PM
Atari 2600 I believe the first games I had where Adventure and Combat
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Who remembers playing the NES and seeing; "Thank you Mario! But our princess is in another DLC"?
#5pothocketPosted 1/18/2013 1:34:39 PM
River Raid and Yar's Revenge, Ya'll!
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#6HajimeNoIppoPosted 1/18/2013 1:35:50 PM
Second Gen
#7vigorm0rtisPosted 1/18/2013 1:51:44 PM(edited)
First gen. Had one of those Pong boxes.
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#8Super CreaturesPosted 1/18/2013 1:42:00 PM
It all started Christmas of 1990, when me and my brother got our NES.
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#9StarGoyPosted 1/18/2013 1:42:45 PM
Between the second and third. Cuthbert in Space, baby.
#10CyricsServantPosted 1/18/2013 1:47:44 PM
glassghost0 posted...
Super Mario Bros on the NES was my first game


SMB3 for me.