An Illustrated History of 151 Video Games

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An Illustrated History of 151 Video Games is a book written by Simon Parkin. It was published in 2014.

Why It Rocks

  1. The books chronicles gaming history from the early 70s to the 2010s.
  2. Tons of illustrations from artwork to scenes in gaming.
  3. Learn about many great games for your collection.
  4. You may learn something new about a game in the book you heavily cherish.
  5. Many different genres of games.
  6. Even talks about the failures of certain consoles like the Atari Jaguar.
  7. The cover art of the book alone has dozens of video game characters and is well done.

Bad Qualities

  1. The author, Simon Parkin has his own article on DeepFreeze.it. Luckily his crime shouldn't have much effect on your decision to get the book, especially since it happened a year after writing this book.
  2. May contain genres you might not have an interest in.
  3. Some errors, such as playing Super Mario Kart on the DS (in reality, you can not).