Turning a Pastime into a Job
Learn about careers in the video game industry.
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Game Plan : The Insider's Guide to Breaking In and Succeeding in the Computer and Video Game Business by Gershenfeld, Alan
Notes: An insider's guide to the video game business that reveals how to break in, survive, and create video games for game companies.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Callnumber: 794.8 G323G
Get in the Game : Careers in the Game Industry by Mencher, Marc
Notes: This guide shows you step-by-step how to prepare yourself for a career in the game industry. It covers careers as a game designer, game programmer, game artist, and in game production.
Publisher: New Riders
Callnumber: 794.8023 M521G
Break Into the Game Industry by Adams, Ernest
Notes: An industry veteran shares what you need to know to become a game designer, tester, artist, producer, and more.
Opening the Xbox : Inside Microsoft's Plan to Unleash an Entertainment Revolution by Takahashi, Dean
Notes: A gaming-industry expert takes you through the history of Microsoft's launch of the X-box gaming console.
Callnumber: 794.8 T139O
Game Development and Production by Bethke, Erik
Notes: A guidebook created by a game company executive that discusses many under-planned aspects of the game development process.
Game Design : The Art and Business of Creating Games by Bates, Bob
Notes: A guide that offers advice and insight on how to get started with a career in the game industry.
Publisher: Prima Tech
Callnumber: 005.8152 B318A
Revolutionaries at Sony : The Making of the Sony PlayStation and the Visionaries Who Conquered the World of Video Games by Asakura, Reiji
Notes: The authorized story of Ken Kutaragi, the vice president of Sony Computer Entertainment. His successful launch of the Sony PlayStation in 1994 made a mark on the technological industry.
Callnumber: 338.7688 SO59A
Playing for Profit : How Digital Entertainment Is Making Big Business Out of Child's Play by LaPlante, Alice
Notes: Examines the future of the technology and entertainment business.
Callnumber: 338.4779 L316P
Smartbomb : The Quest for Art, Entertainment, and Big Bucks in the Videogame Revolution by Chaplin, Heather
Notes: A wide-ranging look at the video game industry from Nintendo's humble beginnings to today's most popular game designers.
Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Callnumber: 338.4779 C365S