VIDEO GAMES

Len Buckwalter



 

Ever wonder how those television games work? Len Buckwalter tells you how, and more, with this handy guide to the video games phenomenon.

  • Find out what games are available, and which of these are best for you and your TV set.

  • Learn how to install and adjust the game once you've got it.

  • Discover the secrets behind winning at video games. The designers know how to win, and Len Buckwalter tells their secrets.

  • Expand the range of your video game! Create your own. This book will show you how to devise your own rules, handicaps, limits, and other variations.

  • An illustrated shopping guide provides detailed descriptions of the many models currently offered on the retail market - complete with suggested list prices.

 

PUBLICATION DETAILS

LANGUAGE

BINDING

EDITION

ISBN

YEAR

PAGES

English

Paperback

9780448143453

1977

158

English

Paperback

Mass Market*

9780448141381

1977

157

*Content is very similar, but excludes the Chapter 10 section of "Creating your own games"


OTHER NAMES

  • Videogames: A Complete Guide

 

TAGS


Authors: #LenBuckwalter

Publishers: #GrossetDunlap (Grosset & Dunlap) #TempoBooks (Tempo Books)

Languages: #English

Format: #Paperback

Accessibility: N/A

Year: #Year1977

Genres: #Arcade #EarlyYears #GeneralHistory #Modding #ProductGuide #Technical


Companies:

#Atari (Atari)

#Calfax (Calfax)

#Coleco (Coleco)

#Concept2000 (Concept 2000)

#ConicInternational (Conic International)

#Entex (Entex)

#ExecutiveGames (Executive Games)

#Fairchild (Fairchild)

#Fantasia (Fantasia)

#FederalTransistorCo (Federal Transistor Co.) #HeathCo (Heath Co.)

#Intercon (Intercon Marketing Corporation)

#Lafayette (Lafayette)

#Lloyds (Lloyd's)

#Magnavox (Magnavox)

#MicroelectronicSystems (Microelectronic Systems)

#OlympusElectronics (Olympus Electronics)

#NationalSemiconductor (National Semiconductor)

#Quadtronics (Quadtronics)

#RCA (RCA)

#RadioShack (Radio Shack)

#Telematch (Tele-match)

#Santron (Santron)

#UniversalResearchLabs (Universal Research Labs)

#Unisonic (Unisonic)

#Venture Electronics (Venture Electronics)

#Videomaster (Videomaster)


Public Figures:

N/A


Games:

#Pong (Pong Clones, TV Fun Game, Pong, Super Pong, Super Pong Ten, Bag-A-Tel, Coleco Telstar, Telstar Classic, Telstar Alpha, Tele-Pong, Conic, Nose T' Nose, Four-Way Video Game, Face-Off Hockey/Soccer, Fantasia 101, Video Sport, Heathkit, Colorgame, TV Sports 802, Tournament 2000, Odyssey 300, Odyssey 400, Odyssey 500, Odyssey 2000, Odyssey 3000, Odyssey 4000, Model 4305, Ricochet, Ricochet Challenger, Ricochet Champion, TV Sports 77, Adversary, Quadtronics Q376, Quadtronics Q476, RCA Studio II, TV Scoreboard, Tele-Match, Gorilla Game TG-101, Gorilla Game TG-201, Video Action IV, Tournament, Video Sports, Superscore)


Misc:

#Fairchild (Fairchild Channel F)


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