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What is the first online game in the world?

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posted Nov 22, 2016 by Prithvi

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The first true video games were created in the early 1950s.

The first video and computer games were NIMROD (1951), OXO (1952), and Spacewar (1962)

In the late 1960s when Internet came into the picture the Video Games gets popular and accessible to the world.

In 1972, the PLATO IV which is created by the University of Illinois and Control Data Corporation allowed students at several locations to create multiplayer games.

answer Nov 26, 2016 by Mridul
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The late 1990s saw an explosion of MMORPGs, including Nexus: The Kingdom of the Winds (1996), Ultima Online (1997), Lineage (1998), and EverQuest (1999). In 2000, Sony introduced online multiplayer gaming to the PlayStation 2 for the first time for one of their consoles.

answer Nov 25, 2016 by Shivaranjini
But which is the first game.
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