Racing the Beam: The Atari Video Computer System

Racing the Beam: The Atari Video Computer System

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by Nick Montfort, Ian Bogost
     
 

A study of the relationship between platform and creative expression in the AtariVCS.See more details below

Overview

A study of the relationship between platform and creative expression in the AtariVCS.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262012577
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
01/09/2009
Series:
Platform Studies
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
763,875
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Timeline

1 Stella 1

2 Combat 19

3 Adventure 43

4 Pac-Man 65

5 Yars' Revenge 81

6 Pitfall! 99

7 Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back 119

8 After the Crash 137

Afterword on Platform Studies 145

Notes 151

Bibliography 159

Index 169

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