Revue de presse
"A major triumph."
—Next Generation Magazine
"If anyone knows game history, it's Steve Kent."
—Dave Theurer, creator of Tempest, I*Robot
, and Missile Command
"This is the best video game history book I've ever come across."
—John Romero, founder of Ion Storm
"For industry insiders and game players alike, this book is a must-have."
—Mark Turnell, designer for Midway Games and creator of NBA Jam, NFL Blitz
, and Wrestlemania
"A compelling journey through the evolution of the video games industry."
—Minoru Arakawa, president of Nintendo
"This book is from the horse's mouth. Finally, the game designers speak out in all their wisdom and stupidity."
—Eugene Jarvis, creator of Defender
and Robotron 2084
Biographie de l'auteur
Steven L. Kent,
a lifelong a gamer since the debut of Pong,
writes weekly columns about electronic entertainment for the Los Angeles Times
syndicate, MSNBC, and the Japan Times.
His articles have appeared in USA Today, Rolling Stone, Replay, Wired, Next Generation,
and numerous other publications. Mr. Kent has also appeared on CNN,
the CBS Morning Show,
and the NBC Nightly News.
He lives with his wife and two children in Bothell, Washington.