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In this series, we take a look at the history of football video gaming, from the very first light spots on a screen through to the sophisticated online games of today.

Insert Coin To Continue: Part Six – A Wide Open Field, 1994-2005

In many ways, we live in a world of near-infinite choice. We can find any music, any video, and a lot of words free of charge (should we choose to), and we can purchase from anywhere in the world if we're prepared to wait a while for delivery. But in some...

Insert Coin To Continue: Part Five – Console Wars, 1983-2001

By the early years of the 1980s, the video gaming cat was out of the bag, and even the industry crash of 1983 wouldn't see the end of this revolution on either side of the Atlantic. While fundamental changes to the industry would come about as a result of...

Insert Coin To Continue: Part Four – Rising Overheads, 1979-1994

The rate at which computing technology developed over its first couple of decades or so always meant that the development of video gaming technology was going to be similarly rapid. As the technology has developed and both the physical size and - arguably...