25 most captivating docuseries on Netflix

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High Score

It’s not easy looking back on a tragedy, especially one that The video game industry feels like it’s been around forever the way it continues to dominate the market, and many people forget the adventurous art form’s humble origins. Netflix has offered up a fix for that with a gorgeously realized docuseries, brilliantly chronicle the critical point of gaming’s exciting history. While many would think this history lesson about Tetris and Pong would be a total snooze fest but those naysayers would get a game over in that’d department. It’s evident that High Score understands its audience and disseminates its intriguing tale that flawlessly speaks to anyone who has ever wailed a controller or helmed an arcade cabinet.

From the legal battles that went all the way to congress over the rise in violent video games to the propaganda-heavy console wars, there are plenty of shocking moments in video game history that many had no idea happened. This eye-opening affair will not only educate viewers on the journey that took place for them to drop tons of cash on a Playstation 5 or Xbox Series X but will also trigger some pleasant nostalgia for any players that fondly remember their days taking down evil with Sonic the Hedgehog and the Super Mario Brothers. For those that play and the others that re just curios High Score is a rewarding experience that Netflix subscribers should absolutely classify as a binge-worthy event.