Informative Speech Evolution of Video Games Essay

945 Words Nov 21st, 2013 4 Pages
Do you wish you could escape the world sometimes? Free your mind of all thoughts on reality and just get away. Well lucky for you, there is one way you can do this. It’s been around since the 1970s and it’s the wonderful world of video games. Ever since then technology has grown incredibly now making a fun hobby out of it that people can really enjoy. I myself have made it a hobby and try to keep up with all the latest devolvement’s in the gaming world. Some of my fondest memories are from when I was about 4 years old and I would wake up and go play Mario with my grandpa on my old Nintendo 64. Today I’m going to explain the past of video gaming, where we are today and what is to come of the video games in the future so you
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Transition- Next we will talk about current consoles and how they differ from their previous models.
Consoles like the Xbox 360 and PS3 allow you to play game online through an internet connection so you can talk and play with people all over the world. Attachments like Xbox’s Kinect and PlayStation’s Move that will actually sense your body and act as the controller. Handheld games like the Nintendo DS and Sony’s PSP have devolved greatly and now offer touchscreens with hi-definition gaming all in the palm of your hand. Gearlog , a writer on said Nintendo revolutionized hand-held gaming when it incorporated a second screen impacting mechanic for how future games would be developed. Computer gaming has also reached amazing levels. Games like World of Warcraft or virtual worlds like Second Life are never endings and allow a person to build up their character as long as they please., never reaching a final level or an ending point.

Transition- Next we will talk about current consoles and how they differ from their previous models.
Looking to the future of the world of video games is only going to get better. The development of handheld consoles like the for mentioned DS and PSP are also going to be capable of playing online though any Wi-Fi or 4G connection allowing the player to interact with people all over the world on-the-go. Now virtual retinal display might just be the revolutionary way to