By Dustin Hansen
Find out concerning the speedy and livid development and evolution of games (including how they're fast taking on the world!) through one of the most well known, cutting edge, and influential video games ever, from Pong, the first actual arcade video game ever, to fashionable hits like Uncharted.
Learn concerning the creators and concept (Mario was once named after Nintendo’s landlord after he barged right into a employees assembly difficult rent), become aware of historic trivialities and Easter eggs (The builders of Halo 2 drank over 24,000 gallons of soda whereas making the game), and discover the thoughts that make each one video game precise (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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Game On!: Video Game History from Pong and Pac-Man to Mario, Minecraft, and More by Dustin Hansen