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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.
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 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.
Whatever Happened To The Wonder Kids?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Whatever Happened To The Wonder Kids? is a book covering around 200 players we used to buy on Football Manager 2007. Now, 10 years later it is time to see what did they actually made from their careers, and did they reached for the stars like we thought they would.
EarthBound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Boss Fight Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Ken Baumann explores the classic SNES game’s unlikely origins, its brilliant creator, its madcap plot, its marketing failure, its cult rise from the ashes, and its intersections with Japanese and American culture, all the while reflecting back on the author's own journey into the terrifying and hilarious world of adults.
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 and 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.
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.
Garwulf's Corner: An Odyssey into Diablo and the World Beyond the Video Game
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by Legacy Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
At the dawn of the 21st Century, the video game industry experienced a period of wild creativity, fighting for recognition as an art form while making the transformation into a media juggernaut. And as it did, Garwulf’s Corner was there, watching and commentating.
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 and 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.
FIFA Football: The Story Behind The Video Game Sensation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,750. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
In FIFA Football, author Lee Price explores the history of the video game series. The book includes exclusive contributions from key figures in the FIFA story as well as behind-the-scenes insights from EA's HQ in Vancouver. It details the futuristic head-scanning process that captures the players you love, the world of FUT, YouTubers, competitive gaming, soundtracks, FIFA’s spinoffs, and more.
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 and 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.
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 and 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.
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.
The Ultimate Angry Birds Online Strategy Guide, Tips, Tricks, & Cheats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
With my Ultimate Angry Bird's Player’s Game Guide you will learn exactly what you need to know in order to become an expert player and rank as the highest score on every level! This is a complete guide with everything you need to know about the game PLUS you will also be able to download your free copy of the game with this purchase.
In a Moon's Course
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
'In a Moon’s Course' is a flight simulation book with a historical 'twist'. It tells the remarkable story of the Air Transport Auxiliary in Britain during World War II and from log books, records and reference books, it revisits through flight simulation twenty-eight of the more than 305,000 delivery flights that they made.
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.
EZ Cheats, Cheat Codes and Tips for Playstation 3 & PSP, 7th Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
For over fifteen years, CheatsUnlimited has been providing Cheat Codes, Tips and Walkthrough Guides to over fifteen million customers worldwide. Cheat you way to extra power-ups, unlimited ammo, level skip and if cheats and tips aren't the answer, try a top quality walkthrough guide. Never get stuck again, never run out of ammo, always pack extra weapons, CheatsUnlimited is here to save the day!
EZ Cheats, Cheat Codes and Tips for XBOX 360 and XBOX, 7th Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,410. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
For over fifteen years, CheatsUnlimited has been providing Cheat Codes, Tips and Walkthrough Guides to over fifteen million customers worldwide. Cheat you way to extra power-ups, unlimited ammo, level skip and if cheats and tips aren't the answer, try a top quality walkthrough guide. Never get stuck again, never run out of ammo, always pack extra weapons, CheatsUnlimited is here to save the day!
Game Freaks 365's Video Game Guide 2012
Series: Game Freaks 365, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 54,650. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Over 70 reviews from some of the finest games of the past year are found in Game Freaks 365's Video Game Guide 2012, including popular titles like Battlefield 3, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Catherine, Deus Ex, Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Infamous 2, Killzone 3, Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D, Little Big Planet 2, L.A. Noire, Portal 2, Resistance 3, Super Mario 3D Land, and Uncharted 3.
Game Freaks 365's Nintendo 3DS Guide
Series: Game Freaks 365, Book 7. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until March 11, 2022!) Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Nearly 40 reviews from some of the finest games on the 3DS are found 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 Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy.