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This Day in Video Game History: December 20

This Day in Video Game History: December 20

Today marks the anniversary of World of Warcraft surpassing 5 million users and PC World’s pronouncement that the PS3 was one the worst tech mistakes of 2006. Read more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history
This Day in Video Game History: December 17

This Day in Video Game History: December 17

Today marks the anniversary of the release of the popular Final Fantasy II and Final Fantasy X games. Read about them and more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.
This Day in Video Game History: December 14

This Day in Video Game History: December 14

Today marks the anniversary of a surprising study that discovered that the majority of net gamers are women. Read more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.
This Day in Video Game History: December 13

This Day in Video Game History: December 13

Today marks the anniversary of the announcement of the specs of the Apple Pippin game console. Read more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.
This Day in Video Game History: December 11

This Day in Video Game History: December 11

Today marks the anniversary of the publication of a study in support of the self-regulatory ESRB. Read it and more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.
This Day in Video Game History: December 9

This Day in Video Game History: December 9

Today marks the anniversary of the the beginning of the Senate hearings on video game violence that lead to the ESRB system. Read more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history
This Day in Video Game History: December 10

This Day in Video Game History: December 10

Today marks the anniversary of the most important game releases in history, id Software’s Doom. Read about it and more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.
This Day in Video Game History: December 7

This Day in Video Game History: December 7

Today marks the anniversary of antitrust charges being leveled at Nintendo. Read about it and more in “This Day in Video Game History”, a chronology of notable business, film, game, and media events in and related to the video game industry on this day in history.

The Development History of MMO Games from 1980-1990

In the 80’s came the second generation of MMOs. It was a slow period for the development of MMO games since Internet wasn’t so common in the average home as it is today.. There were a few improvements with servers’ functionality, i.e. the speed was enhanced; but the real advances came in the 90’s.