He currently lives in Southern California.
Nolan Bushnell founded Chuck E. Cheese's in 1977.
Bushnell: Rather than say that I "invented" the video game, I really "commercialized" the video game.
Nolan Bushnell: I'm here to pass the baton, so to speak, to some of these new inductees, many of which are guys that I respect in the business as being truly revolutionary.
Nolan Bushnell: literally thousands of people have told me over the years that they met their wife or husband playing Pong
Nolan Bushnell: literally thousands of people have told me over the years that they met their wife or husband playing Pong.
Nolan Bushnell: Blood and gore loses its cartoon defense. If you think we've got problems now, you'll see we have additional problems once the cartoon defense goes away.
Nolan Bushnell: The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.
Nolan Bushnell: The ultimate inspiration is the deadline.
Nolan Buchnell: Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries off and does something about it who makes a difference.