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The Resource The comic book story of video games : the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution, Jonathan Hennessey ; art by Jack McGowan ; coloring by William Smith IV and Jason Wordie, with additional colors by Dan Blaushild ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski

The comic book story of video games : the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution, Jonathan Hennessey ; art by Jack McGowan ; coloring by William Smith IV and Jason Wordie, with additional colors by Dan Blaushild ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski

Label
The comic book story of video games : the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution
Title
The comic book story of video games
Title remainder
the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Hennessey ; art by Jack McGowan ; coloring by William Smith IV and Jason Wordie, with additional colors by Dan Blaushild ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A complete, illustrated history of video games--highlighting the machines, games, and people who have made gaming a worldwide, billion dollar industry/artform--told in a graphic novel format
Summary
Presents the history of video games in graphic novel format, tracing the artform's origins through today's app-based games, and analyzing its impact on society
Storyline
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10581851
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hennessey, Jonathan
Dewey number
794.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1469.3
LC item number
.H46 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGowan, Jack,
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video games
  • Video games
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS /
  • GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Video & Electronic
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution
Label
The comic book story of video games : the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution, Jonathan Hennessey ; art by Jack McGowan ; coloring by William Smith IV and Jason Wordie, with additional colors by Dan Blaushild ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Totally tubular : the tech evolution that made gaming possible -- They're here...! : the earliest early video games -- Transistors : this means spacewar! -- Cold on the Cold War : gaming heats up -- The heyday of Atari : video games' first dynasty -- The golden age of arcade games : video games give no quarter -- Crash 'n' don't score : the disaster that almost spelled "games over" -- Back to computers : this time it's personal -- Nintendo : the name of the game is the games -- Times that try consoles : from Genesis to "Revelations"
Control code
21114042
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780399578908
Lccn
2016050499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)966795040
Label
The comic book story of video games : the incredible history of the electronic gaming revolution, Jonathan Hennessey ; art by Jack McGowan ; coloring by William Smith IV and Jason Wordie, with additional colors by Dan Blaushild ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Totally tubular : the tech evolution that made gaming possible -- They're here...! : the earliest early video games -- Transistors : this means spacewar! -- Cold on the Cold War : gaming heats up -- The heyday of Atari : video games' first dynasty -- The golden age of arcade games : video games give no quarter -- Crash 'n' don't score : the disaster that almost spelled "games over" -- Back to computers : this time it's personal -- Nintendo : the name of the game is the games -- Times that try consoles : from Genesis to "Revelations"
Control code
21114042
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780399578908
Lccn
2016050499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)966795040

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