Get an inside look into the humble beginnings of gaming production with this montage of the factory floors of several gaming companies in the early 1980s. It's a fascinating glimpse at just how much work went into putting together those coveted arcade cabinets. As cool as the video is, it pretty much shatters the fantasy I had as a kid of how much fun working for a game company would have been. Whether it's stuffing boxes with Metroid 2 or putting together auto parts, an assembly line is still an assembly line.
Inside Video Game Factories of the 1980s
posted June 20, 2012 by Joel Stice