High Score! The Illustrated History of Electronic Games

High Score! The Illustrated History of Electronic Games

by Rusel DeMaria, Johnny L. Wilson, Johnny Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072224282

ISBN-13: 9780072224283

Pub. Date: 04/27/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

In this lavishly illustrated full-color retrospective, discover never-before-seen photos that bring to life the people and stories behind the most popular games of all time, including Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, SimCity, Quake, Myst, Tomb Raider, and more. This is the inside scoop on the history, successes, tricks, and even failures of…  See more details below

Overview

In this lavishly illustrated full-color retrospective, discover never-before-seen photos that bring to life the people and stories behind the most popular games of all time, including Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, SimCity, Quake, Myst, Tomb Raider, and more. This is the inside scoop on the history, successes, tricks, and even failures of the entire electronic games industry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072224283
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/27/2002
Series:
Unknown Series
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
7.94(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsiv
Introductionviii
Before the Beginning1
The 70s17
The 80s67
The 90s243
Final Word320
Credits321
Index324

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