Teletype Games

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Electronic Game - Teletype Games
... The earliest form of computer game to achieve any degree of mainstream use was the text-based Teletype game ... Teletype games lack video display screens and instead present the game to the player by printing a series of characters on paper which the player reads as it emerges from the platen ... a line of paper and thus a hard-copy record of the game remains after it has been played ...

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