The iconic game, Pac-Man, was initially called "Puck-Man," but the name was changed to avoid vandals from changing the P to an F.
The world's first video game competition was held in 1972, where players competed in the game "Spacewar!".
The voice actor for the main character of Halo, Master Chief, is actually a DJ named Steve Downes.
The video game industry generates more revenue than the movie and music industries combined.
The game "Tetris" was created by a Russian game designer named Alexey Pajitnov in 1984.
The inspiration behind the famous game "Minecraft" came from a similar game called "Infiniminer."
The game "Grand Theft Auto" was initially inspired by the 1980s TV show "Miami Vice."
The first-ever Easter egg in a video game was hidden in "Adventure" for the Atari 2600
The creator of the popular game "Flappy Bird" removed it from the app store because he felt guilty about its addictive nature.
The voice actor for Mario, Charles Martinet, has been portraying the character since 1995 and has voiced him in over 100 games.
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