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Title Gamers : writers, artists & programmers on the pleasures of pixels / edited by Shanna Compton.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, N.Y. : Soft Skull Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [2004]
2004

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  794.8 GAM    AVAILABLE
Description 255 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Walkthrough : an introduction / Shanna Compton -- From ... plowing the dark / Richard Powers -- I am telling you this because I trust you not to use it against me / Whitney Pastorek -- Coin-op physics : a vector-graphics retrospective / Drew Gardner -- Flying off the screen : observations from the golden age of the American video game arcade / Ernest Hilbert -- Our fingers & thumbs / J. Brandon Housley -- 8-bit primitive homage to the Atari 2600 / Mark Lamoureux -- Playing material girl / Katie Degentesh -- Marking out : consuming inauthenticity / Marion Wrenn -- Some fine shootin : ... Big buck hunter II... / Luis Jaramillo -- Finish him / K. Thor Jensen -- Are you hot enough to play with Journey? Todd Rogers is / Daniel Nester -- Why can't you crouch / Marc Nesbitt -- Pleasure circuit overload / Jim Munroe -- Virtual interludes / Laurel Snyder -- Back-seat driver : ... Vice city... / Maureen Thorson -- Stroke this / Thomas Kelly -- Delicious absence / Shannon Holman -- Fake football, real manly / Aaron McCollough -- Cheating your way to the top in ... America : the game... / Bill Spratch -- Robber, sailboat, atom, book / Shelley Jackson -- I am a freak / Roland Kelts -- Language explosion : poetry & entertainment in ... Arteroids 2.50... / Jim Andrews -- Yes, but is it a game / Nic Kelman.
Subject Video games -- Social aspects.
Video games -- Psychological aspects.
Added Author Compton, Shanna.
Standard No. 9781932360578
ISBN 1932360573 alkaline paper

 
    
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