Building Pong from Scratch

Redditor BluesImage hat das Original Pong-Arcade Game nach den Original Schaltplänen mit 66 Logic Chips nachgebaut, hier ein Video des Teils in Action. Impressive! Most impressive: Pong Reborn – Rebuilding the original arcade version of Atari’s Pong.

Here is the schematic diagram for the original arcade version of Pong, the first digital video game. Unlike other video games of the time, Pong used an all digital circuit to produce the graphics, sound and game control. There is no software or processor, just a collection of 66 discrete chips performing a single function, inter-connected to create the game we know.

To build a video game from scratch, you must first invent the universe