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Zen Arcade: Classic Video Game Reviews
Price: Free! Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Video & Electronic Games
Do you love to classic video games? Zen Arcade collects 140 reviews of video games across six classic platforms: NES, Super NES, Nintendo 64, NEC Turbografx-16, Sega Genesis, and SNK Neo-Geo. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes, guides you through this living history with warmth, humor and sharp wit. Zen Arcade is a celebration of the vitality and power of classic video games to inspire and entertain.
Think Like A Game Designer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
Do you love gaming? Do you have ideas for games of your own and want to learn how to produce them professionally? Longtime game designer Justin Gary has the answers you seek. After twenty years in the gaming industry, creating such games as Solforge, Ascension, and the World of Warcraft Miniatures Game, Justin is now sharing all his secrets in Think Like a Game Designer.
Gambling for Winners: Your Hard-Headed, No B.S. Guide to Gaming Opportunities With a Long-Term, Mathematical, Positive Expectation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Wendy. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
This book is for you only if you gamble to make money. Not gamble for the fun of losing your hard-earned money. If you want to learn where and when the gambler has an advantage. If you need to know the difference between a positive and negative expectation. And why gambling streaks are not real streaks. About managing your money. About betting on sports, horses, and the lottery. Online gambling.
Dungeon Hacks: How NetHack, Angband, and Other Roguelikes Changed the Course of Video Games
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games
Despite their visual simplicity, roguelike games captivate thousands of players around the world. From the author of the bestselling Stay Awhile and Listen series, Dungeon Hacks introduces you to the visionaries behind some of the most popular roguelikes of all time, and shows how their creations paved the way for the blockbuster video games of today—and beyond.
Smash Bros Ultimate: A Competitive Guide to Help you Improve and Win
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
From Elite Smasher and former Tournament Organizer Jonathan ‘Qualk’ Martin comes Smash Bros Ultimate: A Competitive Guide to Help you Improve and Win. This book is exactly what you need to take your Smash game to the next level!
One-Week Dungeons: Diaries of a Seven-Day Roguelike Challenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Told over a series of daily journal logs, One-Week Dungeons: Diaries of a Seven-Day Roguelike Challenge chronicles the journeys of select 2013 7DRL participants as they race to build their dream games before the clock expires.
Start Your Video Game Career: Proven Advice on Jobs, Education, Interviews, and More for Starting and Succeeding in the Video Game Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Computer Science, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Working in the video game industry is an incredibly rewarding career, but it’s hard to break in unless you have insider knowledge. This book levels the playing field. Learn from industry expert Jason W. Bay. Topics include choosing a career, writing your resume, building a portfolio, starting your job search, applying for jobs, interviewing, and building a successful game development career.
The Xbox 360 Uncloaked: The Real Story Behind Microsoft's Xbox 360 Video Game Console, 2nd edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 181,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
This book is an in-depth journalistic effort to uncover the inside story of the making of Microsoft's Xbox 360 console. It chronicles the passion and drive behind the team that made it, and the second edition is updated with new information about the console's defect problem.
The No Bull MAME Arcade Builder's Guide -or- How to Build Your MAME Compatible Home Video Arcade Cabinet Project
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games
Special limited introductory price. With hundreds of pages, 40 images, & dozens of up to date links, The No Bull MAME Arcade Builder's Guide is the ultimate resource for anyone thinking about building the arcade of their dreams. The guide covers everything from initial concept & planning to final software configuration. There's even a comprehensive troubleshooting section and additional help link
The Last Of Us: Surviving The Super Apocalypse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,980. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
What if the cordyceps pandemic was so severe that there were no weapons or items left for Joel to pick up? Author Keith McNally uses this bizarrely difficult playthrough to discuss the mechanics and storytelling of 2013's The Last Of Us.
Game Freaks 365's Nintendo 3DS Guide
Series: Game Freaks 365, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Nearly 40 reviews from some of the finest games on the Nintendo 3DS are included in "Game Freaks 365's Nintendo 3DS Guide," including popular titles like Kid Icarus: Uprising, Kingdom Hearts 3D, Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D, Mario Kart 7, Mario Tennis Open, New Super Mario Bros. 2, Resident Evil Revelations, Sonic Generations, Star Fox 64 3D, Super Mario 3D Land, and Super Smash Bros. 3DS.
Game Freaks 365’s Video Game Guide 2011
Series: Game Freaks 365, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Picking good games can be hard. Avoiding duds can be even more difficult. That's why smart consumers turn to experts on the subject. Game Freaks 365 was founded to help people choose games that are worth their hard-earned dollar and bypass games that are better suited for the trash can. This guide aims to help the smart consumer pick the best games on the market for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, PC and DS.
Game Changer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
"Game Changer" takes you through the ever changing world around us, explaining how games are evolving every facet from science and medicine to engineering and autism, entertainment, social media, and education.
Arcade Glory: The Cyberstation Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games
Jim Govoni takes you on a journey through one of the most entertainingly reckless jobs ever: arcade video game clerk. Enjoy lying on job applications, slamming games you are angry at, getting drunk and leaving keys in games, destruction of merchandise, interrupting peoples' bathroom trips, fixing games with wood, hitting prizes with a hammer, getting arrested for theft and cleaning up vomit.
WoW Factor: an insider's look at the real skills developed in the virtual World of Warcraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,900. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management & human resources
Every day players develop valuable skills in the virtual World of Warcraft. The raid leader that helped your guild complete the latest expansion could be training to become the next great CEO. From battlefields to boardrooms, WoW Factor is an entertaining journey, transporting the World of Warcraft player out of the virtual world and into the real one.
How to Be the Best in Fighting Games Too
Series: How to Be the Best in Fighting Games ยท How to be the best in fighting games. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
A strategy guide on how to be the best in fighting games part 2 . This book is a fighting game guardian. Many are out there looking for a trainer to teach them how to play fighting games, or make them become better in the fighting game they play. Perhaps, make some earnings from winning tournaments, or a full time career in e-sports. This is a must read for them as well as video game lovers too
Elex Game Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Welcome on Magalan, where everything can kill you!The unofficial guide to Elex provides a complete collection of information and hints that will help you complete the game. You will find walkthrough of all the quests, tips about character development, maps, many practical adivce and more.
Witcher 3: Your Best Unofficial Player's Guide
Price: $5.45 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Witcher 3 is the sequel to the bestselling series Witcher I and Witcher II. The Witcher 3 differs in quite a few aspects from Witcher I and II, which we will cover in this guide. The world is extremely vast, with one map taking up to a week to complete and explore. You will discover alternate endings, find detailed information on enemies, characters, maps, weapons, and more.
World of Warcraft Horde Leveling 1-85 in Two Days Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
With my leveling guide I will show you the way from level 1 to 85 in a mere 2 days time! This guide is a simple and easy step by step process to have you level your character as fast as possible. This guides strategies are proven and you can do it without the use of addons or hacks of any kind.
Game Freaks 365's Nintendo DS Review Guide
Series: Game Freaks 365, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,190. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Over 150 reviews from some of the finest games on the DS are included in Game Freaks 365's Nintendo DS Review Guide. Popular titles include Advance Wars: Days of Ruin, Animal Crossing, Brain Age, Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow, Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass, Mario Kart DS, New Super Mario Bros., Nintendogs, Plants vs. Zombies, and Pokemon Black & White.

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