Computer games have been around since the 1940s! It wasn’t until the 1970s and ’80s, when the arcade phenomenon exploded, that the mainstream was plugged into the world of gaming. Since then, gaming has become an integrated part of our lives from entertainment to education to professional and promotional uses. Gaming has also successfully integrated into other industries, utilizing well known existing products for games (Star Wars, Harry Potter, Legos, etc.) or taking a game and turning it to media (Super Mario Bros, Angry Birds…).