High Score, a New Documentary about Retro Games, is Now Out on Netflix

Following the initial reveal, Netflix has finally made High Score available via its streaming platform.

High Score consists of six episodes ranging between 40 to 45 minutes. The documentary will be focusing on video game industry in 80s including Atari, Nintendo Entertainment System through the era of first-person shooter.

Here’s the information about the documentary shared by Netflix:

High Score is a documentary series about the golden age of video games, when legends – from Pac-Man to Doom – were brought to life. Through ingenuity and sheer force of will, computer pioneers and visionary artists from around the globe spawned the iconic worlds of Space Invaders, Final Fantasy, Street Fighter II, Mortal Kombat, Sonic the Hedgehog, MADDEN NFL, and beyond.

Without rules or roadmaps, players and innovators alike pushed the limits of money to be made, rivals to be crushed, and hearts to be won. This is the story of the brains behind the pixels and how their unmatched innovation built a multi-billion dollar industry – almost by accident.

High Score is now available on Netflix worldwide. Interested players can now start watching and check the documentary out at this link.