Editor's note: The following is a guest editorial by Naughty Dog UI designer Alexandria Neonakis. If you're a professional in the video game industry and you'd like to write about some of your experiences, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
You wouldn’t think it by seeing the powerhouse that the video game industry has become today, but anybody with a basic knowledge of the medium’s history knows that it went through the roughest of rough patches in 1983. This is known as the video game crash of 1983, and it was so catastrophically bad
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