Skip to main content
Skip to main menu
Switch to another branch...
Ashford University Library
Bettendorf Public Library
Clinton Community College
Clinton Public Library
Clinton Public Library - Lyons Branch
Davenport Eastern Avenue Branch
Davenport Fairmount Street Branch
Davenport Main Library
East Moline Public Library
Henry C Adams Memorial Library
Kaplan University Library
LeClaire Community Library
Moline Public Library
Muscatine Community College Library
Musser Public Library
River Valley District Library
Robert R Jones Public Library
Rock Island 30/31 Branch
Rock Island Main Library
Rock Island Southwest Branch
Scott Community College Library
Scott County Library - Blue Grass
Scott County Library - Bookmobile
Scott County Library - Buffalo
Scott County Library - Durant
Scott County Library - Eldridge
Scott County Library - Princeton
Scott County Library - Walcott
Sherrard Public Library District
Sherrard Public Library District Mobile Branch
Silvis Public Library
St Ambrose University Curriculum Library
St Ambrose University Health Sciences Resource Rm
St Ambrose University Library
St Ambrose University Women's Studies Library
Fines & Fees
Log In / Register
Browse the Catalog
Narrowing Results and Related Searches
Viewing Title Information
Locating Items with Map It
Save Results with Title Lists
Set Up a New Account
Create a User Name
Account Updates, Preferences, Messages
Manage Your Requests
View and Renew Items Out
Fines and Fees
Displaying 1 of 1
1001 video games you must play before you die /
general editor, Tony Mott ; preface by Peter Molyneux.
New York : Universe, 2010.
960 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Gaming magazine authors from around the globe present a chronological yet qualitiative history of the video game, with insight into the development, popularity, and influence of games that can't be missed.
Video games -- History -- 20th century.
Computer games -- History -- 20th century.
Video games -- History -- 21st century.
One thousand and one video games you must play before you die
One thousand one video games you must play before you die
"A Quintessence book"--T.p. verso.
Originally produced in the U.K. by Quintessence.
7 129 144 150
# Local items:
# Local items in:
# System items in:
Large Cover Image
For devoted gamers as well as those interested in groundbreaking graphic design, this is the first, most comprehensive, and only critical guide ever published to video games. The video game has arrived as entertainment and as an art form. This is the first serious critical evaluation ever published of the best video games and is a testament to the medium's innovativeness and increasing emphasis on aesthetics. Organized chronologically and for all platforms (PC, Xbox, PlayStation, etc.) and covering all genres from the bold ( Grand Theft Auto and Halo ) and dark ( Resident Evil and Silent Hill ) to the spiritual ( Final Fantasy ) and whimsical ( Legend of Zelda ), the book traces the video game from the rough early days of Pong to the latest visual fantasia.
Place A Hold
Please select and request a specific volume by clicking one of the
icons in the 'Find It' section below.
Add to My List
Fines & Fees
Log In / Register
Version: 5.0R0 Build 191
Copyright © 2015
Innovative Interfaces, Inc.