The History Of The Pause And Save Feature Revealed In Fascinating Video

We take it for granted today, but back in it's time the pause feature was a game changer in the video game industry. Learn more about its history and its creator Jerry Lawson in the video below:

Can you imagine how video games would be if the pause or save features didn't exist? It's hard to believe the genre would've continued to live on if people didn't have a chance to save progress and take a break from their favorite games, and games likely would only be skin deep in terms of depth. Jerry Lawson really needs some more love for his contributions to gaming don't you think?