Game On!

About the Show

The History of Video Games
Atari founder Nolan Bushnell talks about the early days of Atari.

CNBC's Game On! takes an inside look at gaming pioneers and powerplayers and their quest to gain global market share in this fast paced, highly addictive industry.

The $27.5 billion a year video game industry has revolutionized the entertainment world. This increasingly growing entertainment medium is no longer just childs play!

CNBC examines the game behind the game and its impact on our lives and our wallets.

Game On! is narrated by Bill Griffeth

Program Highlights

  • Golden Age of Video Games     Wednesday, 28 Nov 2007 | 12:00 AM ET

    Space Invaders and Pac Man were part of the Golden Age of Video Games, but within 2 years, the industry crashed.

  • The Video Game Industry Today     Thursday, 29 Nov 2007 | 12:00 AM ET

    Sony, Xbox and Nintendo are at the forefont today but you never know who will emerge as the next industry contender.

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  • With almost 30 years experience in business television, Bill Griffeth is co-anchor of the 3 p.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

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