Brief History Of Video Games
From Atari To Xbox One

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  • From the first wood-panelled Pong machines in California to the masterpieces of engineering that now sit in countless homes all over the world, A Brief History of Video Games reveals the vibrant history and culture of interactive entertainment.

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Product Description

  • Author
    Rich Stanton  
    Binding
    paperback  
    Cat No.
    3381571  
    EAN
    9781472118806  
    Genre
    Computer Games  
    ISBN
    9781472118806  
    Publisher
    Robinson  
    Type
    Books  
  • From the first wood-panelled Pong machines in California to the masterpieces of engineering that now sit in countless homes all over the world, A Brief History of Video Games reveals the vibrant history and culture of interactive entertainment.

    Above all, this is a book about the games - how the experience of playing has developed from simple, repetitive beginnings into a cornucopia of genres and styles, at once utterly immersive and socially engaging. With full-colour illustrations throughout, it shows how technological advances have transformed the first dots and dashes of bored engineers into sophisticated, responsive worlds that are endlessly captivating.

    As thrilling and surprising as the games it describes, this is an indispensable read for anyone serious about the business of having fun.

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