VIDEO GAME TECHNOLOGY BACKGROUND: PIXELS

Making video games today can take years of work. But in the 80s and 90s, it involved a whole other layer of difficulty. Not only did gaming companies have to make the games, they had to invent the machines used to make them. Video Games Densetsu, a blog dedicated to gaming ephemera, highlighted a series…

via Sega’s video-game artists had to draw pixels by hand on crazy, custom machines in the 1980s and 90s — Quartz

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