Making Great Games : An Insider's Guide to Designing and Developing the World's Greatest Video Games (Paperback)

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Join videogame industry veteran Wyman on a series of detailed, behind-the-scenes tours with the teams that have made some of the most popular and critically acclaimed videogames of the modern era.


Publisher Taylor & Francis
Mfg Part# 9780240812854
SKU 215776391
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0240812859
Release Date 11/4/2010
Dimensions (in Inches) 10H x 7.5L x 0.75T
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Editors Note Join video game industry veteran Michael Thornton Wyman on a series of detailed, behind-the-scenes tours with the teams that have made some of the most popular and critically acclaimed video games of the modern era. From the perspectives of insiders from a wide variety of teams, learn about a small independent project (World of Goo), casual game classics (Diner Dash, Bejeweled Twist), the world's most popular social game (Farm Ville) and MMORPG (world of Warcraft), PC titles (Half-Life 2), AAA console games (Madden NFL 10), and modern-day masterpieces (LittleBigPlanet, Rock Band, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves).||Hear directly from the creators about how these games were made and learn from their stories from the frenches of video game production. Making Great Games is for those working directly on game design or production, for those aspiring to work in the field, or for anyone who has wondered how the world's greatest video games get made.
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