Simply the best Documentaries
Anthropology and Sociology
Ideas and Movements
Agriculture and Livestock
Places on the Globe
Transports and Vehicles
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Pinterest
Winter on Fire
Daft Punk Unchained
Where to Invade Next
The Kingdom How Fungi Made Our World
Hubble: The Wonders of Space Revealed
The Shock Doctrine
Merchants of Doubt
Liberty Leading the People
When One Ends, Another Begins
The Plot Against the President
Last Stand Of The 300
Searching for Sugar Man
Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
"Computer Science" Sort by
Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat give rise to head-to-head fighting genre, but the increasing graphic violence in games brings controversy.
This is War
Nintendo was like an impossibly huge wall. But if Mario was the undisputed king, an underdog was about to declare war. For Japanese game maker Sega, mainly known for its arcade cabinets, the battle was about winning the home console market. Sega's Genesis console and its speedy character, Sonic, hit the market.
In the early '80s, sports video games existed, but they didn't really look real. And one visionary entrepreneur had already started tackling the challenge of taking sports from the stadium onto the screen. Electronic Arts kicks off a partnership with football legend John Madden.
Inspired by Dungeons and Dragons, adventure and role-playing computer games introduce unprecedented levels of choice and complexity to players.
A Japanese playing card company called Nintendo enters gaming. To stay competitive in a modernizing Japan, their portfolio expanded to include toys and into the arcade. And the company hit it big with Donkey Kong and Super Mario, then later takes over home gaming with the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Boom and Bust
This series traces the history of classic video games, featuring insights from the innovators who brought these worlds and characters to life. In the first episode, Space Invaders and Pac-Man lead an arcade craze, while Atari's cartridge system dominates home gaming until high-profile failure sparks a downfall.
The Private Life of a Masterpiece
Elvis Presley: The Searcher
The Nazis, A Warning From History
A Traveler Guide to the Planets
Follow Our Releases!
Likes and Sharing