book

link thumbnail Let's Tell a Story Together cool
A History of Interactive Fiction, by Jimmy Maher.
(Added 2008-04-24, 544 hits, more)
link thumbnail Steven Poole: Trigger Happier cool
Trigger Happy is a book about the aesthetics of videogames — what they share with cinema, the history of painting, or literature; and what makes them different, in terms of form, psychology and semiotics. It was first published in 2000; this is the revised edition with the Afterword written in 2004 2001. (Update: as requested in comments, the 2004 Afterword can now be read ...
(Added 2008-01-12, 828 hits, more)
link thumbnail Digital Play: The Interaction of Technology, Culture, and Marketing
Digital Play offers a uniquely critical analysis of interactive media. Inspired by the work of Raymond Williams, the book traces the development of video gaming from its humble origins in hacker circles to its current status as a $20 billion global cultural industry. Stephen Kline, Nick Dyer-Witheford, and Greig de Peuter systematically debunk cyber-guru optimism about globally network ...
(Added 2012-10-08, 437 hits, more)
link thumbnail Masters of their universe
An edited extract from the book Backroom Boys by Francis Spufford that describes the genesis and release of the computer game Elite.
Computer games weren't very good in 1982. There was Space Invaders and there was PacMan - but you didn't get much more for your money than the basic zapping and munching experience. Which was what prompted two teenage mathematicians to create the ...
(Added 2007-12-10, 953 hits, more)
link thumbnail PSX: The Guide to the Sony Playstation (PDF version)
Free pdf version of "PSX: The Guide to the Sony Playstation" by Kevin Bryan. A print version is also available. This PDF file may be distributed freely.
(Added 2012-10-08, 603 hits, more)
link thumbnail Super NES Programming
Wikibook on Super Famicom programming.
This book is designed for people interested in learning to program for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System and for now, assumes some basic knowledge on how to write a program in assembly language, how to use a command prompt, and how to use an emulator.
(Added 2007-11-06, 538 hits, more)
link thumbnail Zork: The Cavern of Doom
HTMLized version of the choose-your-own-adventure book by Steve Meretzky.
(Added 2006-10-16, 423 hits, more)
Search:

Tags

gplp2000squaresoftwindowsjaguarbbcmo6castawaypc enginegeocitiespiratesspace questsharewaretoolsngcdthalionsolarissega cdhpultimalinuxacornmupentimelinebeebcommander keenvideogradiushumorhitchhikergp2xpectrumpasswordssmalli18nneopocottmsxapple 1thompaul robsonrisc osbard's tale32xstrategytrs-80martin korthsaturnzx80wiiandroidwinamptutorialtutorialstoolchainsmspsxpowerpcdemosadventure gamespsfaixbbc basicclonesusenetamigagamez-codedarcnessmartphonex86forumxm6converterdavid foxti-99/4aplus/4cmac oszopharpinoutsatari stpalmosmark3folklorewonderswan3d realmsgifpatchespetremixesatari 5200articlesnintendogermandownloadarticlengpcincompletestreamingboycott advancegeneratorconvertersz80psioncpuneopopsharppc98ideamstradsoundmodsnetworkingosxfamtasiaibm pcformatsbluemsxmanualsmapswizunreleasedaquariusbiographyreplicasoperating systemsupervisionwolfenstein 3dsg-1000cps2gamebasefan fictionjumpmansegaff7casionewscolecovisionstoryunderdogspointlessmo5making ofrom listingssf-7000sc-3000c128photosretrodevsolutionspasopiamtxddjjavadragonphilipssonydescentndsmipstaitorzxhugues johnsonrom hackmz-800ti-92biosspritesascii artsdkdtvllamasoftvideo gamesjapaneseinterpreterstgemuarchimedesteocolumnsmerchandiseencyclopediatoshiya takedaopen sourcequotescd32midigbcbenj edwardssnkjeff minterolafnescoversmarat fayzullinsam coupéclubemulatorspublishernsffrenchpreservationserieshucspace invaderswikishmuptechnotesscicodeanalysiswalkthroughsinterviewsource codecompiler.netgame gearkonamifpseacademicunixvbainstallerslibraryrpgmanualcreatorsscummvmmz-700edgenet yarozeqlwinuaeflyerschronologysms pluscompressionpdfauctionsmagazinedingooatari 8-bitmp3xboxmacepsonpentagonplayerscomputersguidecomputercharactersrom hacksitalychip8pc-fxscansmamecopy protectionschematicsxm7kegsjrpgonline playmagazinesfpcejswuaecomposersdma designron gilbertatari stegame boysiddelphiboulder dashbabytype-ingnuboysovietpsppandoramaemogrim fandangostudio 2videosluxorhereticralph baerrainbowlucasartspc-6000apple 2gsgamesconsolescartridgesos/2frontierscummiaconversionblogatommediacompilationsbooksbasicnesibmhead over heelsifdreamcastscott adamsyoutubeportintellivisionssemdatasheetsmailing listwikipediadottadventure gameabandonwaremarcel de kogelcd-iarchivedpcwto8competitionenginengpgizmondops2osf/1lynxfujitsuexcerptinfonestvodyssey2sgbbasicpcsxcheatsunmaintaineddatabasekigbsinclairj2megp2x68kculturezaurusmetal gearnamcoiosinterviewshandyfanzinecompatibilitycopierscamputers lynxfrancefellowmike daillyatari800jum52id softwareelitepodcastrom hackinggithubvaxtranslationswalkthroughcommodoresnes9xcivilizationdebuggeronlinebugsneo geogenesis plusoricmuleduke nukem658166502emulatordoomwscpeoplereviewsneo4allrpgsadsfdsmagickitwindows cemusicmac plusfm-7asciiartsierrasymbiantoolpc-88creativisionmultifaceflashinfocompocketpcarcadiadnajrpgsgame designtoshibaarstechnicascorpionfaqsdownloadsabc80xgsgamecubegccvirtual boyrottassembleropenglbeoscensorshipnewslettersdemoatari 7800zx81sonicxzxhardwareindiana jonesnvguae4allarchiverick dangeroustrailblazerjapangp32recompilerfmsxfuseagivisual basiccp/mfeaturemz-80commercialvectrexhi-scoreshintsfreebsdlinksremakehexenbox shotscolemgermany3dorichard bannisterfm townsarmgalleryremakesnecuksoundtracksmessfirmwareflashcartscapcomfrodogamasutrati-89imagescharles macdonaldprogrammingdumpingpluginapogeepv-1000altairaction replayastrocadevcshandheldelectrongremlinnewslettermaniac mansiontcp/ipradiolittle johnshmupsmega mantosmuseumemulationsfcdemo scenelisazx spectrumapple 2to7caanooadamebayharvestmasterjupiter aceresourcesguidescartridgemastertroniccomicsnesterpom1arcadequasi88nesftpcollectingn64versionsvgbataribo zimmermanscreenshotsgraphicsspecsartworkdosboxitfcecollectioncpcspainvic-20homepagefinal burnms-dosvicefpgagbacomputingusddrshoptnkintroductiontandy8-bitx1c64giana sisterspokesmagnetic scrollscalculatorarnoldstellafaqromszorkapplesimcoupelost sourcedocsmoviessoftwarekim-1fan artx68000fan gamesmonkey islanddiskmagsmega drivesunosreferencemastergearbookhistorysdlspectravideoik+final fantasysnatchertriviapc-98endingscocointerpretercatalogqnxc16