History of Video Games 1994

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    PlayStation is launched in Japan, followed by a US launch a year later.

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    The Interactive Digital Software Association is formed. IDSA’s mission is to protect the frontiers of the growing video game industry.

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    Nexon is founded in Seoul, Korea.

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    The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) is founded by the IDSA to assign age and content ratings to video games so parents can make more informed decisions about which are appropriate for their children.