A very thorough book about the history of electronic games! Just the way that I like it.Published 1 month ago by Nick J. Cihlar
Yet another book on the subject of video games in which the author tries to write both a historical account about video games while trying to spin colorful anecdotal tales ala... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Atari VCS fan
Extremely informative about some of the most significant events and games in the history of the industry. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Aaron Ricardo Reed
Wow, the industry is now 50 years old!
Goldberg goes well beyond Pong, Space Invaders, Pac-Man, etc. Read more
There have been a few book written on the video game industry recent years. This is one of the better ones. Read morePublished on April 8, 2013 by John
This is less of a timeline review of video games. It starts with the simplicity of pong, continues to the arcades, the Atari's, the dawn of PC gaming, and the development of online... Read morePublished on March 21, 2013 by Ikarus S.
I agree with other reviewers who found the book to be an interesting read with too many simple, factual errors. Read morePublished on January 15, 2013 by N. Heath
Harold Goldberg has cast an interesting light on the history of some important figures in the world of video games. Unfortunately, he never gets too far into any one story. Read morePublished on October 14, 2012 by Bart Motes
The book was an OK read. I wish it had gone a little more in depth on the games, and a little less on the personalities.Published on September 20, 2012 by _porterhouse