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by 8bitgamer
Sat Sep 06, 2014 7:14 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987 -- NOW AVAILABLE
Replies: 32
Views: 1409

100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987 -- NOW AVAILABLE

Hi fellow gamers, My brand new book, The 100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987, published by the prestigious Schiffer Publishing house, is finally available on Amazon. You can order it here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Greatest-Console-Video-Games-1977-1987/dp/0764346180/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=141...
by 8bitgamer
Sat Dec 21, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Pop Culture A-Z: From Atari 2600 to Zombie Films
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Retro Pop Culture A-Z: From Atari 2600 to Zombie Films

My new eBook, Retro Pop Culture A-Z: From Atari 2600 to Zombie Films, is available on Amazon if anyone wants to take a look. You can read the first three chapters for free: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HBTTTYQ As always, thanks for reading! ***** Retro Pop Culture A-Z: From Atari 2600 to Zombie Films...
by 8bitgamer
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:48 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Collecting for Dragon's Lair and Space Ace
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Collecting for Dragon's Lair and Space Ace

My article on Dragon's Lair and the new book, Collecting for Dragon's Lair and Space Ace, is in the new issue of AntiqueWeek. I've reprinted on my blog, if anyone wants to take a look. Enjoy!

http://www.brettweisswords.com/2013/09/ ... space.html
by 8bitgamer
Sun Apr 14, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games Book Series
Replies: 0
Views: 170

Classic Home Video Games Book Series

Amazon has discounted the books in my Classic Home Video Games series. You can check them out here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Classic-Home-Video-Games-1972-1984/dp/0786432268/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1365906799&sr=8-1&keywords=classic+home+video+games http://www.amazon.co.uk/Classic-Home-Video-Games-198...
by 8bitgamer
Fri May 11, 2012 9:30 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE!
Replies: 5
Views: 444

Re: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE

I wasn't looking for a short paragraph that tells me in Bonks Adventure the levels are Prehistoric in nature with volcano's, dinosaurs, and vines to ride. My books are the equivalent of movie guides for video games. When Leonard Maltin writes the entry for a film like Casablanca or Gone with the Wi...
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 06, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Nintendo NES & Sega Master System
Replies: 0
Views: 174

Nintendo NES & Sega Master System

Hi Fellow Gamers! My book covering EVERY game for the Nintendo NES, Sega Master System, and Atari 7800 is now available in paperback. You can order it here: http://www.amazon.com/Classic-Home-Video-Games-1985-1988/dp/0786469374/ref=pd_bxgy_b_img_b Sample Pages: http://www.mcfarlandpub.com/excerpts/0...
by 8bitgamer
Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!
Replies: 12
Views: 622

Re: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!

All my video game books are now on Amazon Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/Classic-Video-Games-1972-1984-ebook/dp/B004V9MVQM/ref=pd_sim_kstore_3?ie=UTF8&m=AG56TWVU5XWC2 http://www.amazon.com/Classic-Video-Games-1985-1988-ebook/dp/B002U0KDP0/ref=dp_kinw_strp_1?ie=UTF8&m=AG56TWVU5XWC2 http://www.amazon.c...
by 8bitgamer
Wed Apr 25, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games, 1989-1990 - NOW ON KINDLE!
Replies: 0
Views: 108

Classic Home Video Games, 1989-1990 - NOW ON KINDLE!

Classic Home Video Games, 1989-1990: A Complete Guide to Sega Genesis, Neo Geo and TurboGrafx-16 Games is now on Amazon Kindle, which is available as a free app for numerous devices, including the iPhone, droid, iPad, etc. You can check it out here: http://www.amazon.com/Classic-Video-Games-1989-199...
by 8bitgamer
Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!
Replies: 12
Views: 622

Re: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!

Sounds really quite interesting provided you only want to read about games consoles released in the USA during that golden era. With that in mind the title 'Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984: A Complete Reference Guide' would seem inappropriate. That said, I may well purchase the book anyway as I...
by 8bitgamer
Tue Mar 13, 2012 2:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!
Replies: 12
Views: 622

Classic Home Video Games, 1972-1984 - NOW IN PAPERBACK!

My first book is now available in soft cover for only $25, pre-ordered through Amazon. I got my copies yesterday, so the wait shouldn't be long if you decide to go ahead and pre-order it: http://www.amazon.com/Classic-Home-Video-Games-1972-1984/dp/0786469382/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1331663659...
by 8bitgamer
Sat Sep 10, 2011 9:44 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE!
Replies: 5
Views: 444

Re: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE

resident paul wrote:Is there a paperback version of it?
Just the deluxe hardcover. Maybe in two or three years...
by 8bitgamer
Sat Sep 10, 2011 8:23 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE!
Replies: 5
Views: 444

Re: Classic Home Video Games series - NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE

Sample pages from Classic Home Video Games, 1989-1990 are now available: http://www.mcfarlandpub.com/excerpts/978-0-7864-4172-3.Preface.pdf http://www.mcfarlandpub.com/excerpts/978-0-7864-4172-3.Samurai.pdf http://www.mcfarlandpub.com/excerpts/978-0-7864-4172-3.BubsyII.pdf http://www.mcfarlandpub.co...