Computer Space

Computer Space: first commercially available coin-op video gameNow this is a beautiful thing:

Computer Space, the world’s first commercially-sold coin-operated video game. Recently for sale on Ebay!

Don’t you wish you owned one? I know I do!

Via BoingBoing.

See Computer Space @ Wikipedia.

I don’t believe I’ve ever actually seen Computer Space. I suppose it’s possible — I haunted more than a few video arcades, back in the seventies — but I’m certain I never played it.