Books tagged: videogames

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The Dreamers: A Play of Playing
Price: Free! Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A reimagination of Shakespeare's, "A Midsummer Night's Dream", in the World of Warcraft dreamscape.
Late in the Day
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A teenaged boy, crippled since the age of nine, doesn’t feel life is worth living anymore. After he gives away the very last thing in the world that he loves, a decision must be made: keep fighting or give up. Haunted by the death of his sister while at the same time inspired by a recent video game called No Man’s Sky, the choice proves itself difficult.
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.
Game Fiction Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories inspired by the worlds and themes of classic games.
End Code
Series: The NextWorld Series, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Arkade's quest to protect the woman he loves has only succeeded in dooming his friends. In the exciting conclusion to Jaron Lee Knuth's NextWorld Series, Arkade will have to break every rule in the system, and unite an army of hackers, gamers, and even NPCs, in order to save his friends... and perhaps all of NextWorld.
Swimming in Cyber: Learning to Live Healthily in the Intersections of the Virtual and Real Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 51,580. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Learn how to develop a healthy relationship with the cyberspaces we interact with. The cyber seas of wireless communications, interactive platforms, tsunamis of information, fictional simulated worlds and other virtual realities co-exist with the physical world we live in. Discover through various actions how to deal effectively with this expanding issue to manage swimming through the cyber!
Descent into Overworld: An Unofficial Minecraft Adventure for children ages 8 - 14
Series: Battle of the Blocks, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Computers
Things got serious when the creeper blew up the cafeteria. Hamid, Ant and Jaina just want to create epic builds in Minecraft. When a mysterious stranger gives them four foam swords, the three friends and their videogame-hating principal are transported into a world of blocks and thrown into an epic battle to save their favorite game.
Revelation Game
Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Tyler Drake uses video games as an escape. His latest obsession is the MMORPG Revelations, that lets players choose the side of Heaven or Hell in a war for the hearts and souls of humanity. When events from the game appear to bleed into the real world, Tyler begins to question his gameplay decisions. Because if the game is real, he has committed terrible evil. And Hell owns his soul.
Endgame
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,630. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A young woman competes in gladiatorial virtual reality games while struggling to piece together the fragmented memories of a dark and twisted past.
Service Games: The Rise and Fall of SEGA
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Starting with its humble beginnings in the 1950's and ending with its swan-song, the Dreamcast, in the early 2000’s, this is the complete history of Sega as a console maker.