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Hudak, Heather C.

Summary: Who wants to design games? In this title, prospective game designers will meet pioneers in the game design field, examine the history of game design, and learn about how games are created, the move from arcades to homes, and future trends in the game design industry.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2019

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2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 HUD

Furgang, Adam

Summary: Written for passionate gamers hoping to turn their skills into a career immediately, this title prepares students for the realities of this competitive industry. Covering all facets of the gaming industry, including production and sales, it also looks into traditional gaming outside of the multimedia industry. With a particular focus on the practical challenges of breaking into the world of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Publishing 2017

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1 available in Consider This, Call number: 331 FUR
1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 331 FUR

Hackett, Jennifer

Summary: From simple smartphone puzzle games to big-budget open-world adventures, video games are one of todays most popular forms of entertainment. Readers will find out what it takes to make their favorite games, from the planning stages to final debugging. Along the way, they will also explore the history of video games and learn basic programming skills. Features include detailed sidebars to show...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 HAC

Adamson, Heather

Summary: "Narrative nonfiction text presents the story of the video game's invention: why there was a need for it, its design and testing, the science behind it, and its lasting impact. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, fact-filled captions and callouts, infographics, a glossary, sources for further research, a listing of source notes, and an introduction to the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2016

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2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 ADA

Cox, Alexander

Summary: Presents an inside look at the Roblox world, introducing talented members of the community and providing insider information on the games.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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Hackett, Jennifer

Summary: "Learn how video games are designed and find out how you can create games of your own."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 HAC

Ceceri, Kathy

Summary: Explains the compelling nature of video games and the commonalities shared between ancient and modern games, introducing their mathematical, scientific, and psychological properties through a series of design projects.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Nomad Press, a division of Nomad Communications 2015

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Anthony, William

Summary: The video game industry isn’t slowing down. It’s only finding new ways and platforms from which to engage users. Even the youngest elementary students now often have experience with some kinds of video games! Nonetheless, the vocabulary used to talk about video games can seem foreign and extensive. Readers are introduced to the essential terms gamers use in this helpful book. Definitions are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 ANT

Feldman, Thea

Summary: "A Level 2 Ready-to-Read about careers in the video game industry (video game writer, video game animator, video game programmer)"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE FEL

Cunningham, Kevin

Summary: With advanced HD graphics, motion controls, and 3-D images, video games have come a long way since their earliest days. While these games are fun to play, making them is no simple process. Readers will see how large teams of specialized workers come together to design, plan, and program today's cutting edge video games.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.8 CUN

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