It's 1972. You're bored as hell and there's nothing on the three channels you get on your 19" console TV that weighs 600 pounds. What's a kid to do? Fire up your Magnavox Odyssey, of course!
The video below is a rare, 1972 promotional film for the system that was sent out to television dealers. And boy does it make the Odyssey look like an exciting system! #sarcasm