Download e-book for kindle: Game On!: Video Game History from Pong and Pac-Man to Mario, by Dustin Hansen

By Dustin Hansen

ISBN-10: 1250080959

ISBN-13: 9781250080950

ISBN-10: 1250294452

ISBN-13: 9781250294456

Find out in regards to the quick and livid progress and evolution of games (including how they're speedy taking up the world!) through the most renowned, leading edge, and influential video games ever, from Pong, the first actual arcade online game ever, to trendy hits like Uncharted.

Learn concerning the creators and idea (Mario used to be named after Nintendo’s landlord after he barged right into a employees assembly not easy rent), detect ancient minutiae and Easter eggs (The builders of Halo 2 drank over 24,000 gallons of soda whereas making the game), and discover the suggestions that make each one online game specific (The ghosts in Pac-Man are the 1st instance of AI in a video game).

Whether you think about your self a hard-core gamer or are only curious to determine what everyone seems to be conversing approximately, Game On! is the e-book for you!

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