Infographic: The Colorful History of Video Games

Great infographic that describes the history of color in videogames from colored cellophane overlays to millions of colors. The end of the graphic just hints at the next evolution in color for video games- wider gamuts that will give designers a whole new palette of colors to work with:

Via ColourLovers

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About Jeff Yurek

I work at an advanced materials company called Nanosys that manufactures Quantum Dots for displays. In my work the display business, I’ve noticed a lot of confusion around color science and image quality. I’ve started this blog as a way to get to the bottom of some of this stuff and share what I’ve learned. My aim is to synthesize information I’ve accumulated in order to provide a useful way for us to understand why great color is so important and exciting.

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