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Riveting reading. Perfectly written.
Bear in mind it's a snapshot of a particular period in time, so if you are looking for a writeup of people's experience with today's video... Read more
Once upon a time this may have been a way to make some cash and taken to the extreme companies like Black Snow Interactive which opened a virtual sweat shop in Tijuana. Read morePublished 4 months ago by ethen1964
Today, everyone buys virtual / digital items. The industry stands in the billions of dollars. So perhaps we forget what the wild west of virtual items looked like (although... Read morePublished 9 months ago by machievelli
I purchased this book on recommendation from a Game Breaker TV spot featuring Gary Gannon. (I tried the audio version first, but did not care for the narrator's voice at all! Read morePublished 22 months ago by Laura H.
The point of the book is great. I don't think that one needs all the details here but it is ok even though somewhat dated. It would have made a nice short article.Published on May 23, 2013 by Roger Carlsen
This is a fascinating look at how the virtual and real interact, told through the lens of a man who is trying to make a career selling virtual loot from online video games for real... Read morePublished on April 30, 2010 by Andrew Zimmerman Jones
I read this on a whim -- catchy title, you know? -- but it was actually really good. Sometimes you can judge a book by its cover. Read morePublished on March 27, 2010 by caravaggio
Really fascinating look into how some folks squeeze the system and turn other's obsession for online games into their own mini Fort Knox. Read morePublished on January 27, 2010 by Ernest A. Mizell
I found the book very interesting because I am familiar with many of the people in the book. However, If you do not know what a mmorpg is, than perhaps this is not the book for... Read morePublished on July 10, 2009 by Diana Dial