The biggest names of video games

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Collecting bugs, drawing cartoons, writing plays, studying robotics--these are just some of the hobbies that inspired the creation of video games such as Pokémon and The Legend of Zelda. Who are these men and women who helped launch the gaming industry from private computer labs to widely available popular entertainment? Read this book to find out who and what inspired your favorite video games!

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series Shockzone. Games and gamers
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subject_facet Video gamers, Video gamers -- Juvenile literature, Video games, Video games -- Juvenile literature, Video games industry, Video games industry -- Juvenile literature
title_display The biggest names of video games
title_full The biggest names of video games / Arie Kaplan, The biggest names of video games [electronic resource] / Arie Kaplan
title_short The biggest names of video games
topic_facet Video gamers, Video games, Video games industry