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Designing Modern Strategy Games
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,380. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
"Designing Modern Strategy Games" is the definitive textbook on game design. It offers rules descriptions, a synoptic analysis of design elements, recommendations of great game designers, more than 100 design projects, and an inspiring essay by Greg Costikyan. This, the second edition of Phillies and Vasel's 2006 text, includes three course plans from Phillies' college-level game design course.
Evony Age 2 Success for Advanced CASH Players
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
This book takes the cash player from Chasing Historic Heroes at server start, through all you need to know about advanced combat mechanics. It details secrets to farming items from other players, the pure cavalry attack, 12 ways to tell if a player's online, and concludes with hints and tips from successful alliances.
Modern Perspectives on Game Design
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 167,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Second Edition! The Second Edition of Phillies and Vasel's Contemporary Perspectives in Game Design, now with more material, more discussion problems, and a complete course syllabus from Phillies' university-level game design course.
The Ultimate Unofficial Beginner's Guide For Playing Minecraft
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
This beginner's guide will show you how to survive the first day, and teach you the basics on how to craft tools and weapons, build shelters, explore, mine and much more. If you want to have fun from day 1, then "The Ultimate Unofficial Beginner's Guide For Playing Minecraft" is the book for you.
How to Play Magic The Gathering - Your Step-By-Step Guide to Playing Magic The Gathering
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
How to play Magic: The Gathering is a comprehensive guide to help newcomers become acclimated with all the tools they will need to start playing the collectible card game. While the game is too complex for one guide to teach everything needed to become a top notch Magic pilot, this guide will provide a strong foundation on which to build a successful Magic career.
Designing Wargames - Introduction
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Designing Wargames introduces the play and design of classic hex-and-counter board wargames. Written as a textbook, Designing Wargames speaks to board and computer game designers, board game players, and designers of serious war games for historical and military study. George Phillies is a Professor in the WPI Program in Interactive Media and Game Dvelopment, with lectures visible on YouTube.
Java for Black Jack: Learn the Java Programming Language in One Session by Writing and Running a Java-Based Card Game Simulation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Learn the Java programming language by writing and running a Java-based simulation of the popular card game of Black Jack. From the very first words, you will absorb the principles of the Internet's dominant language, including classes, objects, methods, attributes, inheritance, exceptions, and expressions. You will have fun, retain more information, and learn all that you need to succeed.
Xbox One or PS4 [PlayStation 4]: Which New Video Game Console Should You Buy? A Comparison of Xbox 1 and PS4 Price, Features, Specs, Games and Release Dates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
A complete comparison of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Everything that consumers need to know to make an informed decision on which new video game system to buy. Side by side comparison in all important features and categories: Game Lineup Price Availability Controllers Interface Accessories Reviews Fun Factor Connectivity Look and Feel Gameplay and much more
Candy Crush Saga Gamer Guide: Levels 66-95
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Spaulding House. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Looking for a level by level strategy guide for Candy Crush Saga, America's Most Popular Game of 2013? Everything in this guide is for LEGIT play. There are no cheats or tricks, just rock-solid strategy that will help you navigate and master the game without purchasing extra lives, charms, boosters, etc. unless you want to. This is an unofficial strategy guide.
Evony Age 2 Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Evony Age 2 Success is a guide for new free players who wish to get the most from Evony Age 2. This guide will take you in easy steps from establishing an account on the Evony Age 2 to become a top player.
Diablo III: A Beginner's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
What this book aims to do is act as a guide to the world of Diablo III, regardless of any previous experience of the franchise. Both beginners and pros stand to benefit from the contents of this book, which includes detailed guides to strategy, classes and builds, as well as tips and tricks from expert players.
Eve Online The Ultimate Beginner's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Eve Online is a MMO-RPG (Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game). This guide will teach you how to play from day 1 and includes a comprehensive Skills list. If you want to have fun from day 1, then "EVE Online": The Ultimate Beginner's Guide" is the book for you.
Video Poker Profits From The Ground Up
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,020. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The second edition is here! Revised! Expanded! Learn from the author who himself had made his living for a couple years primarily from video poker! Contains insight, advice, and secrets of the author's success, as well as strategies for a dozen different variations of video poker that you may find online and even offline in many casinos! Pick up a copy now and start improving your returns!
Stalingrad for Beginners - How to Play
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Stalingrad, the 1963 game from Avalon Hill, is the most intensely analyzed board wargame in the history of the board wargaming hobby. Here acknowledged grand master of Stalingrad George Phillies gives the complete novice a copiously illustrated introduction to playing the game. Stalingrad for Beginners includes a thorough description of the rules and a complete sample game.
Stalingrad for Beginners - Basic Tactics
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Stalingrad, the 1963 game from Avalon Hill, is the most intensely analyzed game in the history of the board wargaming hobby. Here acknowledged grand master of Stalingrad George Phillies offers a copiously illustrated (84 full-color figures) introduction to game tactics, including opening moves of the hypermodern defense.
Dark Souls II Starter's Guide
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Dark and unpredictable, this game will require your patience more than the first one did. Without waypoints and quest logs, the seamless environment of the game forces the player to head out in the eerie place based on instincts and strategize differently in unpredictable areas. This starter guide will help ease your way through the twisted world of Dark Souls II.
How to Make Macros in WoW - Your Step-By-Step Guide to Making Macros in World of Warcraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
If you want to learn all about Rift, then get “How To Make Macros in WoW” In this step-by-step guide, you will learn what macros are. Below are some of the benefits you will reap by studying this guide: - Learn what macros are quickly, efficiently, and affordably - How to master World of Warcraft’s macro language - Know how to create batch operations - Conserve keyboard space with macros
The Health Effects of Video Games
Series: The Computer User Health Solutions, Book 9. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
If you as a gamer want to live a healthy life without your long term use becoming a source of self destruction you need to get the information provided in this book. Many gamers look at gaming as a form of leisure. Unfortunately computers can never be a source of relaxation as computer use is inherently stressful to our system in an unnatural way that is especially troubling for the human system.
Call of Duty: Ghosts The Ultimate Game Guide
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
This guide will teach you how to play from the very beginning. The comprehensive walkthrough will help keep you on track. You will also find descriptions of the various characters as well as the weapons and combat tactics. If you want to have fun from day 1, then "Call of Duty: Ghosts The Ultimate Game Guide" is the book for you.
EZ Cheats: Cheat Codes & Tips for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, DS & PSP, 6th Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,940. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
With EZ Cheats: Video Game Cheats, Tips and Secrets, we aim to help you unlock the game's full potential with a series of tips, cheat codes, secrets, unlocks and Achievement/Trophy guides, covering Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, DS and PSP.