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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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Polinsky, Paige V.

Summary: This book explores the inception and evolution of Minecraft, highlighting the game's key creators, super players, and the cultural crazes inspired by the game. Special features include side-by-side comparisons of the game over time and a behind-the-screen look into the franchise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Polinsky, Paige V.

Summary: This book explores the inception and evolution of Fortnite, highlighting the game's key creators, super players, and the cultural crazes inspired by the game. Special features include side-by-side comparisons of the game over time and a behind-the-screen look into the franchise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copeland, Wesley

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Teaches players how to build fifty different objects in Minecraft, including houses, vehicles, farms, and castles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 794.8 CUN

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)"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Whitehill, Simcha

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A reference to key characters, battles, and regions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK/BradyGames, a division of Penguin Group (USA) 2016

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Zub, Jim

Summary: In this illustrated guide, you're transported to the legendary and magical worlds of Dungeons & Dragons where you are presented with one-of-a-kind entries for different types of warriors, as well as the weaponry these fighters need for D&D adventuring. This guide includes detailed illustrations of the weapons, armor, clothing, and other equipment that fighters use, and offers the tools young,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 793.93 ZUB

Silvestri, Cris.

Summary: "This handbook features every Pokemon ever--it's truly the ultimate guide for every Pokemon fan!"--Cover back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1999

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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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn all about the main different weapons in the game. Includes table of contents, author biography, sidebars, glossary,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

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Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn all about the many options for customizing a character in the game. Includes table of contents, author biography,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

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Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn all about the game's huge variety of helpful items. Includes table of contents, author biography, sidebars,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn all about the game's building system, from how different structures are built to how they can be used in battle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn everything they need to know to get started in their first online Battle Royale matches. Includes table of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "With hundreds of millions of players around the world, Fortnite is the video game sensation that has taken the world by storm. Its unique design combines the construction and problem solving of games like Minecraft with competitive online battles. In this book, readers will learn how to seek out the weapons, building materials, and other items they will need to succeed as they play the game....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Whitehill, Simcha

Summary: This volume is the perfect companion to the Pokémon animated series. Combines artwork and anecdotes covering key characters, battles, and locations, including the Unova region.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK/BradyGames, a division of Penguin Group (USA) 2013

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Mooney, Carla

Summary: In Fortnite Battle Royale, knowing the layout of the island is key to landing that coveted Victory Royale, and earning all those bragging rights that come with it. The island itself is littered with building materials, potions, weapons, and other valuable resources, and knowing where to look for them gives a player a huge advantage when a match begins. This illuminating guide helps players to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 794.8 Mooney 2020

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.

Format: text

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

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Gregory, Josh

Summary: Minecraft is more than just a video game. It is a phenomenon that has taken the world by storm. In this book, readers will get an introduction to Minecraft Story Mode, the adventure game series that allows players to direct the course of a thrilling story set in the world of Minecraft.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2019

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Cox, Alexander

Summary: Offers an introduction to the many role-playing games in the Roblox universe and includes tips, tricks, and interviews with the creators.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Hamilton, Tracy Brown

Summary: In a survival-focused game like Fortnite, danger lurks around every corner, which is why it's important to just cut loose sometimes. Luckily, this groundbreaking video game gives players a chance to try out a number of dance moves. This hip-shaking volume focuses on how dancing can be used strategically to a player's advantage. As a player levels up, they get access to more these moves,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing, LLC 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 794.8 Hamilton 2020

Harvey, Janet

Summary: Since the launch of Fortnite in 2017, the game has taken the world by storm. If a player wants to survive that storm, they're going to have to start building. One of the key elements of Fortnite gameplay is building structures that can withstand attacks from other players. This comprehensive guide to building takes players through collecting resources and then using them to create a place to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing, LLC 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 794.8 Harvey 2020

Gregory, Josh

Summary: With more than 100 million players around the world, Minecraft is one of the most popular video games of all time. Its unique design encourages players to use their creativity and problem solving skills to build entire worlds from scratch. In this book, readers will learn how they can use virtual reality technology to explore Minecraft in a whole new way. Includes table of contents, glossary,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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