Guide Video Consoles Zone
Desc no: V34, V44
Magnavox Odyssey
Magnavox

The first home game console. It was basically an electronic toy enchancing the game thanks to the involvement of the players themselves or the use of accessories known from board games (e.g. task cards or dice).

Points had to be counted manualy on the paper card, the game did not monitor the correctness of player's behavior - that was the second player role. Graphics and color were provided by transparent plastic overlays.

Manufacturer
Magnavox
Year
1972

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