More retro. Know your history...
You can go HERE for a quick overview of how home consoles progressed. It’s kind of dated, but definitely gets across the point quicker than I could copying/pasting/lecturing, etc.
I know you need some tips on how to beat the Smurfs Game…
Here’s some gameplay footage from a Colecovision title, Montezuma’s Revenge:
Atari ad from 1978, that’s famous baseball player Pete Rose in the opening :
Another Atari ad:
Incredible ad for the Atari Game Pole Position: