The invention of video games
Do you know the story behind the invention of video games? Here is the story of the ___FIRST___ video game. If you ___ARE_READING___ this article in 2013, you probably imagine video games as we know them now. Nowadays we are used to online games full of colour and action.
However, the story about the invention of video games dates back to the 1940s and to a patent registered by the US patent office. The invention patent ___WAS_CALLED___: “The cathode ray tube amusement.” It was very primitive by today’s standards but has given the inspiration for many video games created ___LATER___.
My grandma often comes to us to babysit my sister, Ann. Yesterday she was tired after a full day of looking after an active five-year-old, but she ___DID_NOT_WANT___ to upset Ann and agreed to play ball in the backyard after supper. After 5 minutes, she ___SAT___ down on a patio chair and said, “Grandma is too old for this.” Ann came over, put her arm around Grandma’s neck and said, “Grandma, I wish you ___WERE___ newer.”