Category: Video Games

SimCity (Prima Official Game Guide) by David Knight

By David Knight

Notice: complete, scanned PDF

The SimCity Prima legitimate online game consultant key features:

• loose entry to SimCity eGuide
The SimCity eGuide is an online entry advisor that still offers average information updates, with facts tables for you to simply seek and sort.
• understand Your urban Specializations

Optimize each urban on your area with various specializations and interact to accomplish nice Works.

• Be the simplest Mayor!
Expert recommendations on the best way to deal with source of revenue and costs whereas increasing utilities and town providers to fulfill the calls for of your transforming into population.

• company Strategies
Learn tips on how to determine and extract usual assets to harvest huge, immense gains from a variety of enterprise possibilities.

• release Achievements

Obtain each achievement...even the key ones!

• fast Reference Tables
Content directory charges, must haves, and enhancements for all constructions and their modules.

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Death by Video Game by Simon Parkin

By Simon Parkin

Even if it's house Invaders, sweet weigh down Saga or Grand robbery automobile, games draw us in and don't allow pass. In Taiwan, a spate of deaths at gaming cafés is elevating a query: why is it that a few of us are taking part in video games past the boundaries of our actual wellbeing?

Death through game uncovers the genuine tales at the back of our online game obsession. alongside the way in which, award-winning journalist Simon Parkin meets the avid gamers and online game builders on the frontline of digital extremism, together with the recent York physician trying to holiday the Donkey Kong global checklist; the Minecraft participant 3 years into an epic trip in the direction of the sting of the game's great digital global and the German hacker who risked legal to find the secrets and techniques in the back of Half-Life 2.

Investigating the impression of games on our lives, demise through online game will swap the way in which we predict approximately our digital playgrounds.

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The Art of Fable III by Lionhead Studios

By Lionhead Studios

The artwork ebook of fantasy III.

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God of War (Prima Official Game Guide) by Gerald Guess, Zane Seraphim

By Gerald Guess, Zane Seraphim

Whom the Gods might break, They First Make Mad — Euripides, 480 - 406 B.C.
·All treasures chests published
·Maps of each point
·Extensive paintings assortment with developer observation
·Challenge of the Gods, mystery costumes, and extra
·Classic Mythology heritage and factoids
·Every foe's strengths & weaknesses printed

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Halo: New Blood (Halo, Book 14) by Matt Forbeck

By Matt Forbeck

The New York Times bestselling sequence according to the blockbuster Xbox® games!

While Spartans get all of the glory, no soldier―not even the mythical grasp Chief―wins a battle on their lonesome. Gunnery Sergeant Edward greenback and his workforce of Orbital Drop surprise soldiers (ODSTs) performed a big function in saving the Earth from all-out invasion on the finish of the Covenant War―acts of bravery and ingenuity that didn't cross neglected via the United international locations area Command.

Now, after many Spartans were killed in conflict and the grasp leader is indexed as MIA, the UNSC comes to a decision to create a brand new iteration of Spartans to safeguard humanity from threats either outside―and inside. once they come to dollar with a rare proposition, he's compelled to make a life-altering choice. With the Covenant conflict ultimately over, is it time for him to eventually retire to the sidelines for a existence he may perhaps basically dream about…or is he ready to step up and turn into a part of the military’s new blood?

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Aspho Fields (Gears of War, Book 1) by Karen Traviss

By Karen Traviss

For the 1st time, fanatics of the blockbuster Gears of conflict games get an in-depth examine Delta Squad’s hardest fighters–soldier’s soldier Marcus Fenix and rock-solid Dominic Santiago–as good as an in depth account of the pivotal conflict of the Pendulum Wars.

As childrens, the 3 of them have been inseparable; as infantrymen, they have been torn aside. Marcus Fenix and Dominic Santiago fought along Dom’s elder brother Carlos at Aspho Fields within the epic conflict that modified the process the Pendulum Wars. There’s a brand new conflict to struggle now, a struggle for mankind’s very survival. yet whereas the final human stronghold on Sera braces itself for one more onslaught from the Locust Horde, ghosts come again to hang-out Marcus and Dom. For Marcus–decorated struggle hero, convicted traitor–the go back of an previous comrade threatens to dredge up an agonizing mystery he’s sworn to keep.

As the beleaguered Gears of the Coalition of Ordered Governments take a final stand to save lots of mankind from extermination, the harrowing judgements made at Aspho Fields need to be re-lived and made back. Marcus and Dom can take whatever the Locust Horde throws at them–but will their friendship continue to exist the reality approximately Carlos Santiago?

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Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft

Publish yr note: First released in 2008

World of Warcraft is the world's most well liked hugely multiplayer video game (MMOG), with (as of March 2007) greater than 8 million energetic subscribers throughout Europe, North the USA, Asia, and Australia, who play the sport an astounding typical of twenty hours every week. This booklet examines the complexity of worldwide of Warcraft from numerous views, exploring the cultural and social implications of the proliferation of ever extra complicated electronic gameworlds. The members have immersed themselves on the earth of Warcraft universe, spending 1000's of hours as gamers (leading guilds and raids, exploring beneficial probabilities within the in-game public sale residence, taking part in assorted factions, races, and classes), engaging in interviews, and learning the sport design--as created by means of snow fall leisure, the game's developer, and as converted by way of player-created consumer interfaces. The analyses they give are in accordance with either the firsthand adventure of being a resident of Azeroth and the knowledge they've got accumulated and interpreted.

The participants study the ways in which gameworlds replicate the genuine world--exploring such themes as global of Warcraft as a "capitalist fairytale" and the game's development of gender; the cohesiveness of the gameworld when it comes to geography, mythology, narrative, and the remedy of demise as a short lived country; features of play, together with "deviant strategies" possibly now not according to the intentions of the designers; and character--both players' id with their characters and the game's tradition of naming characters.

The assorted views of the contributors--who come from such fields as online game reports, textual research, gender experiences, and postcolonial studies--reflect the breadth and energy of present curiosity in MMOGs. Hilde G. Corneliussen and Jill Walker Rettberg are either affiliate Professors of Humanistic Informatics on the collage of Bergen, Norway.

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BioShock Infinite: Mind in Revolt by Ken Levine, Joe Fielder

By Ken Levine, Joe Fielder

BioShock endless: brain in insurrection is an booklet published on February thirteenth, 2013, for the Amazon Kindle and serves as a prequel tale to the sport, BioShock endless. Written by way of Irrational video games author Joe Fielder, in collaboration with enter from Ken Levine, this novel deals an perception tale and heritage of Columbia, in addition to motivations for key characters, reminiscent of Daisy Fitzroy.

A actual replica used to be later published with mock-handwritten textual content and extra photos. this isn't that model, simply the unique liberate.

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Ocho Quilates: Una historia de la Edad de Oro del software by Jaume Esteve Gutiérrez

By Jaume Esteve Gutiérrez

Layout: ePub
Size: 13,6 MB
Author: Jaume Esteve Gutiérrez
Print size: 419 pages
Editor: STAR-T journal BOOKS
Publishing Date: June 2012
Language: Spanish
Volume 1.

A again to the roots time trip to the golden age of spanish videogames. With a wealthy content material choked with video games similar details, the analyzing is a continuing "memories coming in" in the event you loved eight bits desktops in the course of your childhood.

I can´t guarantee you a hundred% this variation is retail however it looks.

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Canard Jeux Vidéo [FR] (April 2014)

Canard PC is an autonomous journal based in France in 2003 dedicated to computing device gaming and released bi-monthly.

Canard computing device independence from the sport businesses is famous within the French video gaming circles. Canard notebook has a sister journal, Canard laptop Hardware.

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