The videogame business began as a service. You’d go to the bar or the arcade and put in your quarter and the machine would give you a few minutes of amusement. When it was over you didn’t have anything to show for your quarter except whatever memories you’d accrued while the machine was in your employ.
But then came home gaming consoles and games went from being a service to being a product… Read the rest of the article at the Escapist, sport.
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