Jak X

Jak X

Jak X

Are you dying to win? ·Exclusive maps for every racing course & combat arena ·Map waypoints teach you the best racing line for each course ·Essential tips and strategies for every event ·Secret "Turbo Start" revealed–being each race with a full Trubo Meter! ·Details on every item awarded in Adventure Mode including all unlockables! ·Race like a pro with expert driving advice & tutorials ·Facts & figures for all weapons & upgrades ·Complete customization & improvement statistics for every vehicle

Secret Codes 2007

Secret Codes 2007

Secret Codes 2007

BradyGames' Secret Codes 2007, Volume 2 includes the following: The latest in the collection of the most sought after codes and cheats for the hottest games released for the next-gen systems. Some of the titles covered in this exhaustive pocket guide are: Madden NFL 07, Yu-gi-oh! GX Tag Force, The Godfather: Blackhand Edition, Def Jam: Icon, Major League Baseball 2K7 and more. Tips for activating and finding invulnerability, invisibility, unlimited ammo, debug modes and more. Plus, how to unlock characters, levels, game modes, vehicles, endings, and videos. Secret codes give gamers the edge needed to get the most out their gaming experience, as well as increase replay value. Platform: P3, P2, Xbox 360, Xbox, Wii, GC, GBA, DS, PSP Genre: VariousThis product is available for sale worldwide.

Codebreaker Code Book

Codebreaker Code Book

Codebreaker Code Book

· Over 50,000 codes for more than 1,300 titles available for your PS2. · A world of codes is at your fingertips: Infinite ammo, invincibility, level skipping, and more are just a click away! · CodeBreaker is a software program that opens exclusive codes for PS2 games. The print version of the CodeBreaker Code Book includes this software; you'll need to purchase a CodeBreaker disc in order to use the eGuide.

The Art of Naughty Dog

The Art of Naughty Dog

The Art of Naughty Dog

Jak and Daxter. Uncharted. The Last of Us. One studio has been responsible for the most iconic video game experiences of this generation. Now, Dark Horse Books invites you on a thirty-year retrospective tour, observing Naughty Dog's rise from an ambitious upstart to one of the most influential game studios in the world! This beautifully designed volume collects decades of production art, introspective essays from studio staff, art inspired by Naughty Dog's incredible array of titles, and much more. Don't miss out on an opportunity to own a piece of video game history with The Art of Naughty Dog!

Game Design Workshop

Game Design Workshop

Game Design Workshop

Master the craft of game design so you can create that elusive combination of challenge, competition, and interaction that players seek. This design workshop begins with an examination of the fundamental elements of game design; then puts you to work in prototyping, playtesting and redesigning your own games with exercises that teach essential design skills. Workshop exercises require no background in programming or artwork, releasing you from the intricacies of electronic game production, so you can develop a working understanding of the essentials of game design.

The Book of Games

The Book of Games

The Book of Games

A feast for the eyes with literally thousands of vivid, high-resolution screen shots, this book provides a comprehensive visual tour through the world of PC and video gaming. Sorted by genre, 150 of the most exciting current software titles are reviewed with information of interest to players, parents, and industry professionals. Each game is featured in a two-page spread that includes detailed game summary, analysis, and strategy, nine representative in-game screen shots, games with similar skill and strategy requirements, appropriate age range, ESRB content ratings, complete technological specifications, and more. Feature stories are included throughout the book, covering game-related topics such as multiplayer online gaming, games in movies, and the future of gaming. The book also includes useful reference tools such as an illustrated glossary, an overview of game publishers, and information on current and upcoming hardware platforms such as Sony's new PS3 and Nintendo's Wii.

The Rough Guide to Videogames

The Rough Guide to Videogames

The Rough Guide to Videogames

The Rough Guide to Videogames is the ultimate guide to the world’s most addictive pastime. Both a nostalgic look at the past and a celebration of the latest in joystick-wrecking wonders, this book covers the full story from the first arcade machines to the latest digital delights. Easy access to 75 of the greatest games of all time, from Civilization and Pro Evolution Soccer to We Love Katamari and World of Warcraft. The guide profiles the stories behind the software giants, famous creators and the world’s favourite characters, including Mario, Lara Croft and Sonic the Hedgehog. All the gadgets and devices for consoles, hand-helds, phones and PCs are explored as well as the wider world of gaming, from websites and movies to books.

The Video Games Guide

The Video Games Guide

The Video Games Guide

The Video Games Guide is the world’s most comprehensive reference book on computer and video games. Presented in an A to Z format, this greatly expanded new edition spans fifty years of game design—from the very earliest (1962’s Spacewar) through the present day releases on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii and PC. Each game entry includes the year of release, the hardware it was released on, the name of the developer/publisher, a one to five star quality rating, and a descriptive review which offers fascinating nuggets of trivia, historical notes, cross-referencing with other titles, information on each game’s sequels and of course the author’s views and insights into the game. In addition to the main entries and reviews, a full-color gallery provides a visual timeline of gaming through the decades, and several appendices help to place nearly 3,000 games in context. Appendices include: a chronology of gaming software and hardware, a list of game designers showing their main titles, results of annual video game awards, notes on sourcing video games, and a glossary of gaming terms.

101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up

101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up

101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up

101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up is the unofficial guide for the best video games every gamer needs to try! How many have you played? Each page in this interactive handbook offers behind-the-scenes tidbits and trivia about the games that belong on your bucket list, along with parental rating guidelines, series background information, and storyline previews. Gamers can record their personal ratings of each series as they play their way through the list, making notes and critiquing the best and worst parts of each game. All different types of video games are featured, including adventure, puzzle, platform, racing, and role-playing games. Both gaming newbies and more experienced players will love learning about the best games out there, and checking games off the list as they play them. Plus 101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up is the perfect way to discover new genres to explore next. This guide book features games for just about every console from 1985 to today. No matter what system you have, this handy guide will help parents and kids alike choose the next best game to play.