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The Sega Dreamcast was the first console to implement online play over a phone line, calling the system Sega Net.
Popular Science recognized the Sega Dreamcast as one of the most important and innovative products of 1999.
The Atari Pong video game console was the No. 1 selling item for the holiday season in 1975.
Nintendo's Game Boy was the most successful game system ever, with more than 100 million units sold worldwide.
The word atari comes from the ancient Japanese game of Go and means "you are about to be engulfed." Technically, it is the word used by a player to inform his opponent that he is about to lose, similar to "check" in chess.
The Sony PlayStation was originally intended as a CD add-on to the Super Nintendo. When licensing problems and other issues arose, Sony decided to develop the PlayStation as a machine of its own.