It's sadly impossible to piece together a complete and accurate timeline of PLATO games in retrospect, but one of the earliest known titles is certainly pedit5, aka The Dungeon. The name comes from ...
and usually just called themselves “dungeon” or “dnd” unless paranoid students hid them from sysadmins under code names like “pedit5.” One place we can find an early graphical depiction of Fireball in ...
By 1991, Dungeons & Dragons had amassed quite a collection of officially licensed ... arriving in 1975 around the same time as Dungeon and pedit5. MUDs allowed players connected on a local network to ...
Quadrapong (Arcade) A four-player competitive Pong game. •Pedit5 (PLATO) The first ever role-playing game. • dnd (PLATO) An RPG that's the first ever game to feature a boss character. •Atari and ...