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Title: Gaming related reading
Post by: zapiy on January 27, 2011, 17:50:53 PM
Wanted to make a list of Gaming related books/dvds on the history of gaming and more.

Post any here and i will update the list..


Books:
Vintage Games: Inside look
The Ultimate History of Video Games

DVDs:
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: Anonymous on May 11, 2011, 19:38:42 PM
I just watched King Of Kong on DVD the other night, its pretty good.
Title: Gaming related reading
Post by: zapiy on May 11, 2011, 20:27:35 PM
What's that then?
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: Anonymous on May 11, 2011, 21:24:24 PM
do magazines count?
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: Anonymous on May 11, 2011, 22:06:00 PM
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0923752/ (http://http)

the story of a man recently laid off a high paying job, buying a donkey kong arcade machine and trying to beat the world record, held by Billy Mitchell (such a douche :P)
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: Anonymous on May 23, 2011, 11:52:02 AM
I still have somewhere:
C&VG Complete guide to Consoles 1-4  :)
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: DreamcastRIP on March 05, 2012, 14:39:53 PM
Game Over by David Sheff.
Title: Re: Gaming related reading
Post by: CeefaxOfDelphi on March 05, 2012, 16:03:33 PM
Quote from: "GORDON_SHUMWAY"
I still have somewhere:
C&VG Complete guide to Consoles 1-4  :)

great stuff - C& VG was my main mag back in the day.

Digitial Retro by Gordon Laing is a nice coffee table book on micros if you like art style books