HISTORY OF VIDEO GAMES

by panerai | created - 05 Sep 2013 | updated - 06 Sep 2013 | Public

START 5.09.2013 ...STILL IN PROGRESS . TITLES FROM 1978 TO 2013 (NO ORDER AND DESCRIPTION NOW) _______________________________________________

1288 GAMES ON THIS LIST (chosen from 5000 - till another one to check) I WAS PLAYING IN 750 GAMES FROM THIS 1288 ... (i saw and know well 400 and about 150 i don't here before) ALL TITLES IN DATABASE IMDB = 12.000

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there is one problem only ... soon will be here more than 1500 games , order and describe all means at least few days ... so i don't know when i find time but i know this is most complete list in IMDB , of course U can find with "serching engine " more titles .

Here link to ALL ! 12.000 games in IMDB base :

http://www.imdb.com/search/title?at=0&release_date=1940,2013&sort=num_votes&title_type=game

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I just wanted put here only most important titles in history wchich move games industry further ...

titles like :

PONG ,SPACE INVIDERS ,TETRIS , BOULDER DASH , AMIGA many tites , DOOM, FLIGHT UNLIMITED 1995 , TOMB RAIDER , TEKKEN SHENMUE , F355 , HL2 , FARCRY , CRYSIS , TR 2013 .....and many many more ....

IF U KNOW SOME IMPORTANT TILES I FORGET JUST SEND MESSAGE

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1. Guild Wars 2 (2012 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Warriors of various races and agendas in a medieval high fantasy world must unite to reform the guild that once fought and defeated a monstrous dragon-like creatures that threatened the world and are now reemerging.

Stars: Ariel Winter, Kari Wahlgren, Tara Strong, Felicia Day

Votes: 437

2. Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (2011 Video Game)

T | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Doctor Doom has assembled the greatest villains of the Marvel Universe and has joined forces with Albert Wesker in order to unite their respective universes in an effort to conquer both.

Director: Ryota Niitsuma | Stars: Hiroki Takahashi, Fumiko Orikasa, Hiroki Touchi, Jôji Nakata

Votes: 663

3. Star Wars: The Old Republic (2011 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Set long before the Star Wars films, the Sith Empire returns to the galaxy to begin a war with the Galactic Republic. After some brutal battles, both sides stop fighting each other, but the... See full summary »

Director: James Ohlen | Stars: Tom Spackman, Grey Griffin, Bertie Carvel, Jo Wyatt

Votes: 2,163

4. FIFA Soccer 12 (2011 Video Game)

E | Sport

Fifa 12, the 19th installment in the series features 29 licensed leagues from 22 countries, 42 national teams. While also implementing three major gameplay changes: Impact Engine, Tactical Defending, and Precision Dribbling.

Votes: 1,297

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5. James Bond 007: Blood Stone (2010 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Thriller

In this video game creation of a previously unknown James Bond plot, 007 is tasked with saving Great Britain, possibly the world, from a maniac who's gotten his hands on military grade bio weapons.

Director: Kate Saxon | Stars: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Joss Stone, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,710

6. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010 Video Game)

T | Action, Sci-Fi

Four years after the events of StarCraft: Brood War, Jim Raynor fights against the Dominion and begins a search for artifacts when at the same time zerg attack once again.

Director: Nicholas S. Carpenter | Stars: James Harper, Dave Fennoy, Robert Clotworthy, Brian Bloom

Votes: 2,542

7. Terminator Salvation (2010 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

An arcade shooting video game based on Terminator Salvation (2009). The player plays the role of John Connor leading the human resistance in the war against the machines. Main enemies are T-600 cyborgs.

Directors: Will Carlin, Mark Macy | Star: Gideon Emery

Votes: 35

Arcade game.

8. GoldenEye 007 (2010 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Thriller

The GoldenEye story comes to life once again with an updated single player storyline featuring Daniel Craig as Bond.

Director: Kate Saxon | Stars: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Rory Kinnear, Elliot Cowan

Votes: 940

9. Dead Rising 2 (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

In the rise of a new zombie outbreak, the new hero Chuck Greene has to help his daughter survive this zombie nightmare.

Stars: Peter Flemming, Allyson Armstrong, Robyn Ross, Benita Ha

Votes: 1,407

10. Fable III (2010 Video Game)

Adventure, Fantasy

Your journey to rule the throne of Albion begins 50 years after the events of the last chapter, and you play as the child of your hero from Fable II.

Stars: John Cleese, Michael Fassbender, Stephen Fry, Naomie Harris

Votes: 2,119

______________________________________________2010

11. Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time (2009 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Ratchet's in a whole heap of trouble! His best friend Clank is still missing and his arch-nemesis Dr Nefarious is plotting evil at the centre of the universe. Could things get any worse? ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Allgeier | Stars: James Arnold Taylor, David Kaye, Jim Ward, Joey D'Auria

Votes: 715

12. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Unleash the ultimate weapon! The video game to the epic movie, play as Logan, a veteran who used to work for William Stryker in his gang of gifted people... mutants. Secretly they would ... See full summary »

Director: Margaret Tang | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Will.i.am, Dave Florek

Votes: 2,658

13. Forza Motorsport 3 (2009 Video Game)

Once again forza motorsport has released a new game with much difference than the last. This includes changing the 2 to a 3. Some new cars too surprisingly.

Star: Peter Egan

Votes: 331

14. Red Faction Guerrilla (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Sci-Fi

Play as Alec Mason as he assists the rebellious Red Faction to overthrow the oppressive Earth Defense Force (EDF) on Mars.

Directors: Keith Arem, Colin J. Hodges, Michael McCormick, Robert Taylor | Stars: Troy Baker, Kari Wahlgren, Michael McConnohie, Tom Virtue

Votes: 768

15. Empire: Total War (2009 Video Game)

Action, History, War

A war/strategy game where you can play as the many army's and battle it out with other players and battle in the campaign.

Director: Michael M. Simpson | Stars: Azhar Abbas, Aziz Abdul, Antonio Abenójar, Tom Adams

Votes: 508

16. The Saboteur (2009 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, War

Sean, an Irish racing driver, must help out the French resistance during WWII. The death of his friend Jules, gives him the reason to risk his life.

Director: Trey Watkins | Stars: Robin Atkin Downes, Karen Strassman, André Sogliuzzo, Kari Wahlgren

Votes: 797

17. Halo 3: ODST (2009 Video Game)

M | 34 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

A UNSC Orbital Drop Shock Trooper must locate his missing squad members in New Mombasa following a devastating slip space rupture caused by a Covenant cruiser.

Director: Rich Wickham | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Tricia Helfer, Adam Baldwin, Alan Tudyk

Votes: 2,990

19. Ghostbusters (2009 Video Game)

Action, Comedy, Horror

You play the newest employee of the paranormal investigations and eliminations business as a new wave of Gozer related hauntings plagues New York City.

Directors: Kody Sabourin, David Wheeler | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson

Votes: 2,148

20. Brütal Legend (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Eddie Riggs, a roadie, is transported to a fantasy world inspired by the artwork of heavy metal album covers, and becomes the world's savior, leading the down-trodden humans against a range of supernatural overlords.

Director: Tim Schafer | Stars: Jack Black, Jennifer Hale, Zach Hanks, Kath Soucie

Votes: 1,447

21. Halo Wars (2009 Video Game)

T | Action, Sci-Fi, War

Assisted by a squad of Spartans, the UNSC forces fight to defend the colony world of Harvest from the Covenant, and push them off of the planet.

Directors: Amanda Wyatt, Scott Martin Gershin | Stars: Gregg Berger, Nolan North, Kim Mai Guest, Courtenay Taylor

Votes: 1,547

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22. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

When the nations of the world rely upon private military companies to fight their battles for them, renegade Liquid Ocelot emerges as the head of a potent coalition of mercenary powers. Solid Snake returns to save the world once again.

Director: Hideo Kojima | Stars: David Hayter, Josh Keaton, Peter Lurie, Paul Eiding

Votes: 8,814

23. Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures (2008 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Comedy

LEGO Indiana Jones follows Dr. Jones escapades through the jungles of South America to the mountaintops of India. Fans can build, battle and brawl from Indy's entanglements with snakes to his dashing boulder run.

Director: Jon Burton | Stars: Tom Kane, Sally Clawson, Dan Donovan, John Armstrong

Votes: 1,089

24. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

Darth Vader's secret apprentice, codenamed Starkiller, is trained in the Dark Side to defeat the enemies of the Empire, but must find his own path when his master betrays him.

Directors: Haden Blackman, Steve Stamatiadis, Darragh O'Farrell, Martin Stoltz | Stars: Sam Witwer, Nathalie Cox, Cully Fredricksen, David W. Collins

Votes: 5,362

25. Mercenaries 2: World in Flames (2008 Video Game)

Not Rated | Action, Adventure

Control one of the three mercenaries and seek revenge on the man who betrayed you and tricked you into starting a civil war.

Directors: Cameron Brown, Douglas Carrigan, Ali Donovan | Stars: India Dupré, Peter Stormare, David Agranov, Matthew R. Anderson

Votes: 437

26. Battlefield: Bad Company (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

As part of a doomed yet light hearted quartet of misfit army men, fight your way through a war torn countryside in single or multiplayer campaigns.

Directors: Patrick Bach, Tobias Falk, Lars Gustavsson | Stars: Nigel Whitmey, Bruce Johnson, David Menkin, Richard Lynson

Votes: 1,370

27. The Bourne Conspiracy (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Crime

You, the player, are Jason Bourne. You are a deadly weapon . . . on the run. Play and progress through a storyline set loosely around "The Bourne Identity" film/book. Find out who you are ... See full summary »

Directors: Emmanuel Valdez, Sean Miller, David Wheeler | Stars: Jeffrey Pierce, Franka Potente, William Sadler, Dayo Ade

Votes: 353

28. Guitar Hero World Tour (2008 Video Game)

T | Music

Form a band and take on the world in the fourth main entry in the series. Guitar Hero World Tour is the first game in the series to feature drum and microphone controllers for percussion and vocal parts.

Stars: Troy Baker, Brad Hawkins, Jeff Hoferer, Adam Jennings

Votes: 781

29. Quantum of Solace (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Thriller

James Bond battles the evil Quantum organization as well as a new enemy.

Director: Adam Gascoine | Stars: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench

Votes: 6,900

30. Castle Crashers (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Four courageous knights fight against the evil Wizard Mage who has stolen the beloved crystal orb from the King's Castle. It is a very powerful crystal that the Wizard will use to destroy ... See full summary »

Directors: John Baez, Tom Fulp | Stars: Kira Buckland, Stamper

Votes: 331

31. Soulcalibur IV (2008 Video Game)

T | Action, Fantasy, Mystery

Engrave your name in history! During the reincarnation of the soul calibur and soul edge swords something awakened! The battle between the two swords is in its final phase! Be part of the ultimate fight!

Directors: Katsutoshi Sasaki, Jaehyung An, Stephanie M. Fernandez, Keiichiro Miyoshi, Daishi Odashima, Katsuhiro Harada | Stars: Yûko Kaida, Nobuyuki Hiyama, Kôsei Hirota, Masumi Asano

Votes: 736

32. Army of Two (2008 Video Game)

M | Action

Tyson Rios and Elliot Salem are two ex Army Rangers turned contractors for SSC, a Private Military Corporation. They take on various individuals and organizations located all over the world... See full summary »

Stars: Noah Blake, Alfred Camp, Dameon Clarke, Julianne Grossman

Votes: 693

33. Rambo (2008 Video Game)

Action

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Votes: 12

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34. Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories (2007 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Drama

Ahead lies something you need -- but to claim it, you must lose something dear.

Directors: Tetsuya Nomura, Bob Buchholz, Koji Hamada, Benjamin Hoppe, Renée Johnson, Tatsuya Kando, Isao Nakajima, Tai Yasue | Stars: Haley Joel Osment, David Gallagher, Alyson Stoner, Meaghan Martin

Votes: 574

35. Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction (2007 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

Ratchet and clank find their home world attacked by the infamous emperor Tachyon and must go on the run while trying to find the other lombaxes.

Director: Brian Allgeier | Stars: James Arnold Taylor, David Kaye, Jim Ward, Andy Morris

Votes: 880

36. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (2007 Video Game)

T | 95 min | Music

Create your own band and journey around the world facing famous guitarists Slash, Tom Morello and Lou, the devil himself.

Stars: Aerosmith, AFI, An Endless Sporadic, Backyard Babies

Votes: 1,484

37. The Shield (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Crime

The Shield: The Game, is set between seasons three and four of the hit TV series, in which tensions remain in the Strike Team after Lem quits the team having burned a large part of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Goggins, Kenny Johnson

Votes: 166

38. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Link, a young man from a small farming village, finds Hyrule is being consumed by an otherworldly twilight. Guided by a strange pixie named Midna, he endeavors to return light to the land and confront the usurper king Zant.

Director: Eiji Aonuma | Stars: Akira Sasanuma, Akiko Kômoto, Hironori Miyata, Junji Kitajima

Votes: 3,641

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39. Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (2006 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Play the original trilogy of Star Wars: A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi, all in Lego.

Stars: Tom Kane, David W. Collins, Peter Cushing, Anthony Daniels

Votes: 1,738

40. Ace Combat Zero: The Belkan War (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

A prequel taking place in the Belkan War, 15 years before the events of Ace Combat 5, this game follows the role of a legendary ace in the hate-fueled war.

Director: Naoto Maeda | Stars: Banjô Ginga, Stephen Apostolina, Beau Billingslea, JB Blanc

Votes: 92

41. Scarface: The World Is Yours (2006 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Crime

Scarface the game begins during the final scene of the film, with the mansion of Tony Montana under attack from assassins sent by Alejandro Sosa. When Tony survives, his quest to kill Sosa begins.

Stars: Al Pacino, Steven Bauer, Robert Loggia, Al Israel

Votes: 1,865

42. Final Fantasy XII (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Crime

Street thief Vaan becomes embroiled in a quest to save the occupied kingdom in which he resides, Dalmasca, from a war that seems imminent.

Directors: Hiroshi Minagawa, Hiroyuki Itô | Stars: Bobby Edner, Catherine Taber, Gideon Emery, Nicole Fantl

Votes: 2,768

43. Medieval II: Total War (2006 Video Game)

Action, History, War

Medieval II: Total War, released in the year 2006, is a diplomatic, strategic war game. Players can control factions across Europe, such as England, France, Germany and Spain.

Director: Michael M. Simpson | Stars: Greg Baldwin, Tim Bentinck, Steffan Boje, Walter Bonacker

Votes: 826

44. 24: The Game (2006 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Crime