The Rough Guide to Videogames is the ultimate guide to the worldas most addictive pastime. Both a nostalgic look at the past and a celebration of the latest in joystick-wrecking wonders, this book covers the full story from the first arcade machines to the latest digital delights. Easy access to 75 of the greatest games of all time, from Civilization and Pro Evolution Soccer to We Love Katamari and World of Warcraft. The guide profiles the stories behind the software giants, famous creators and the worldas favourite characters, including Mario, Lara Croft and Sonic the Hedgehog. All the gadgets and devices for consoles, hand-helds, phones and PCs are explored as well as the wider world of gaming, from websites and movies to books.The harbinger of high-definition gaming, Microsofta#39;s Xbox 360 boasted a lighter, more refined design than its predecessor ... from games to drum machines to instant messenger clients, while continually finding new ways to get around Sonya#39;s ever ... But when Sony released a reworked Slim and Lite version ofthe PSP in late 2007, it made it clear that the PSP as a ... the original Xbox had required an upgrade to play DVDs, so too did the Xbox 360 in order to play HD- DVDs, something ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Videogames|
|Author||:||Kate Berens, Geoff Howard|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides UK - 2008-08-01|