Classic Video Games: The Golden Age 1971-1984 - Shire Library USA 639 (Paperback)Brian R. Eddy (author)
Paperback 56 Pages / Published: 10/03/2012
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In the early 1970s, video arcade games sprung to life in the form of Pong, Space Invaders, Asteroids, and Pac-Man, and if you were lucky enough to have an Atari system you could play Frogger or Galaga at home. By the 1980s, arcade and video games were entrenched as a pop culture phenomenon and were ubiquitous. But as quickly as the form took flight it began to change with the advent of hand-held games and more sophisticated home-gaming. Brian Eddy here traces the evolution of arcade video games, giving readers an inside look at the stratospheric rise-and transformation-of the industry.
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 56
Weight: 152 g
Dimensions: 210 x 149 x 8 mm
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