Video gamers were the original binge-watchers.
Long before DVD boxed sets of TV shows and Netflix made marathon viewing a common way to digest seasons of television, game players were creating formative memories spending 30 or 40 hours on the couch finishing “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.” Or maybe they were sitting at a desk for many nights in a row, desperate to get to the end of classic role-playing games such as “Fallout” or “Baldur’s Gate.”
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