Ralph Baer, the father of video games, dies at the age of 92

Shawn Knight

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Ralph H. Baer, known by many as the father of video games, has died at the age of 92. A pioneer in the industry, Baer's name is credited on more than 150 patents but perhaps his most well-known contribution came when...

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Uncle Al

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PONG! I still have the old machine in the basement. I'm going to have to hook it back up and play a few games in honor and memory of Ralph ..... RIP to a legend.


RIP, Mr. Baer.

I only wish I could've played a couple rounds of Pong with you.