A first entry from a toy company. A shortening of the words intelligent-television. Development began a year after the Atari 2600, and it eventually joined the first-era of console wars. The console enjoyed a acceptable-size game library. Mattel posted losses in the hundreds of millions of dollars, and was eventually liquidated. The company claimed falling sales, increased competition, and lack-of big-name titles.
Below is the videogame library for browsing at random.
Las Vegas 'Poker' and 'Blackjack'
Advanced Dungeons and Dragons : Treasure of Tarmin
Swords and Serpents
'TRON: Deadly Discs'
Advanced Dungeons and Dragons
'Masters of the Universe: The Power of He-Man'
'Tron: Solar Sailer'
Lock and Chase
'Tower of Doom'
'Las Vegas Roulette'
Our Mattel intellivision collection is 45% complete.