Summary List Platforms  (0 - 30 of 34)
Windows

Windows

Released Nov 19, 1985 By Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a series of operating systems produced by Microsoft.

Mac

Mac

Released Sep 15, 1991 By Apple

Macintosh, commonly known as Mac, is a brand name which covers several lines of personal computers designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. Though...

Linux

Linux

Released Sep 15, 1991 By N/A

Linux is based on the Unix computer operating system and embraces the free software and open source development movement. Though the number of triple...

VR

VR

Released Jul 31, 2012 By Oculus

VR encompasses many SDKs and hardware. The resurgence began in 2012 with Oculus, but today includes products from Google (Cardboard), Valve (HTC Vive...

AR

AR

Released Jul 31, 2012 By N/A

While VR has made a massive resurgence due to Oculus, AR has quietly been improving with Google Glass, Microsoft Hololens and Magic Leap all working hard...

Web

Web

Released Dec 31, 1989 By N/A

The World Wide Web, abbreviated as WWW and commonly known as the Web, is a system of interlinked hypertext documents accessed via the Internet. With a...

Flash

Flash

Released Dec 31, 1995 By Adobe Systems Incorporated

Flash is a multimedia platform used to add animation, video, and interactivity to Web pages. Flash is frequently used for advertisements and games. More...

Mobile

Mobile

Released Sep 15, 1991 By N/A

As cell phones, PDAs and other portable wireless devices become more powerful, the ability to create and play interactive games on these platforms has...

DOS

DOS

Released Sep 30, 1990 By N/A

DOS (from Disk Operating System) commonly refers to the family of closely related 16-bit operating systems which dominated the IBM PC compatible market...

iPhone

iPhone

Released Jun 28, 2007 By Apple

The iPhone is an internet-connected multimedia smartphone designed and marketed by Apple Inc. with a flush multi-touch screen and a minimal hardware interface...

iPad

iPad

Released Apr 2, 2010 By Apple

The iPad is a tablet computer designed and developed by Apple. It is particulary marketed for ebook, magazine, and newspaper reading, as well as general...

Android

Android

Released Oct 21, 2008 By Google

Android is an operating system for mobile devices that includes middleware and key applications, and uses a modified version of the Linux kernel. It was...

Android Tablet

Android Tablet

Released Feb 20, 2011 By Google

Android is an operating system for mobile devices that includes middleware and key applications, and uses a modified version of the Linux kernel. It was...

Android Console

Android Console

Released May 31, 2013 By Google

With the OUYA and NVIDIA Project Shield both aiming to become Android based gaming consoles, the future is interesting.

Windows Metro

Windows Metro

Released Sep 30, 2010 By Microsoft Corporation

Windows Metro (otherwise known as Windows 8+) is a planned release of Microsoft Windows, a series of operating systems being produced by Microsoft for...

Windows Metro Tablet

Windows Metro Tablet

Released Oct 25, 2012 By Microsoft Corporation

Windows Metro (otherwise known as Windows 8+) is a planned release of Microsoft Windows, a series of operating systems being produced by Microsoft for...

XBOX One

XBOX One

Released Oct 31, 2013 By Microsoft Game Studios

Xbox One delivers an entertainment experience like nothing before. Its innovative technology is rivaled only by its iconic design. Sharp corners and clean...

XBOX 360

XBOX 360

Released May 4, 2007 By Microsoft Game Studios

The XBOX 360 was Microsofts successor to the original XBOX which was the first next-gen console launched, ahead of Sony and Nintendos offerings.

XBOX

XBOX

Released May 4, 2007 By Microsoft Game Studios

The XBOX is Microsofts attempt to break into the game console scene. Thanks to a few game exclusives such as Halo and online support in the form of XBOX...

Nintendo Wii U

Nintendo Wii U

Released Nov 17, 2012 By Nintendo

The Nintendo Wii U continues the gimmicks found in the Wii (its predesessor) by adding a touchscreen to the remote. What innovation this yeilds will be...

Nintendo Wii

Nintendo Wii

Released May 5, 2007 By Nintendo

Nintendo Wii brings back old skool fun with a motion sensing controller. It is a gimmick but an innovative one which works beautifully.

Nintendo DS

Nintendo DS

Released May 5, 2007 By Nintendo

The first portable from Nintendo to break away from the Gameboy brand with some unique traits such as a dual screen/touchscreen combination.

Nintendo Gamecube

Nintendo Gamecube

Released Sep 16, 1991 By Nintendo

The Nintendo GameCube is the companies fourth video game console and was built to compete with the XBOX and PS2. However due to an aging gamer base and...

Nintendo 64

Nintendo 64

Released Sep 16, 1991 By Nintendo

The Nintendo 64 was the last of the cartridge based game consoles produced and despite the fact that cartridge based games could not compete with the...

Super Nintendo

Super Nintendo

Released Sep 16, 1991 By Nintendo

Much like the NES before it, the SNES a 16bit console was a smash hit with gamers, again thanks to classic titles such as Mario, Mario Kart and Donkey...

NES

NES

Released Sep 15, 1991 By Nintendo

The NES is the system that brought the game console market to life. Everything from the controllers to the games were built and distributed in just the...

Game Boy Advance

Game Boy Advance

Released Sep 16, 1991 By Nintendo

The Game Boy is the highest selling game platform in the world coming in many flavors from the GB, to GB Micro right up to the GBA SP. The GBA was the...

PlayStation Vita

PlayStation Vita

Released Dec 16, 2011 By Sony Computer Entertainment

The PlayStation Vita, officially abbreviated PS Vita is a handheld game console manufactured and marketed by Sony Computer Entertainment. It is the successor...

Playstation Portable

Playstation Portable

Released May 5, 2007 By Sony Computer Entertainment

The Playstation Portable was Sonys attempt to tackle away some market share from Nintendos every-popular Gameboy.

Playstation 4

Playstation 4

Released Oct 31, 2014 By Sony Computer Entertainment

After the fiasco that was "cell" architecture in PS3, the PS4 aims to make game development easy and open to all (including indies) with the PS4, set...