Here’s a video (and a linked story) for a space shooter created in 1961 on a PDP-1.
Don’t get your hopes up to play Spacewar! on it’s original home, as only 3 PDP-1′s are known to exist at this time. However, if you make it down to the Computer History Museum, you can watch someone else play it
It would have been pretty cool to work as a programmer in those days, although the paper tape/punchcards would have sucked…ah, never mind that I said that. I remember my dad regaling me with stories of how just one misplaced card could ruin a whole program if you weren’t careful.
Story comes via: [The Verge] (read it, the story is pretty cool)