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Ntertainment business the video game industry In addition to than a dozen fascinating tales of game creation play business and controversy “Prepare to Meet This book is comprised of a dozen or so stories about game developers and players which have nothing to do with each other and there is no common thread linking the stories Thus it s just a collection of blog posts or articles strung together Tell me why would I care to read a book that throws Nolan Bushnell in with the Flappy Bird kid and a smack talking chess player I WOULDN T The Doom part of it the part described on the back cover lasted about 10 pages a summary of Carmack and Romero in recent years which does not reuire personal interviews 2 stars is generous because this is crap and I ended up skipping ahead far too often with a groan

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Prepare to Meet Thy Doom

Thy Doom” follows up on Kushner’s previous bestseller “Masters of Doom” with a long awaited update on id Software founders John Romero and John Carmac If you ve already read Masters of Doom and Jacked this book isn t worth itTiny update on id Software and 4 or 5 chapters covering what s in JackedThe rest of the chapters had a few good nuggets of info but since they re unrelated it s not a book you ll get sucked intoMasters of Doom is a must readIf you have to have I d skip Jacked and get Prepare to Meet Thy Doom but it s not on the must read list

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From Masters of Doom author David Kushner comes Prepare to Meet Thy Doom” a compilation of true gaming stories covering many facets of America’s biggest e This book reads like it was written for my Grandma by an editor of late 90 s Gamepro When they largely based review scores on how much advertising dollars the publisher spent with them There s an entire chapter about how revolutionary Spore will be At the time of writing Spore had not been released yet the writer felt confident aka some extra cash in the pocket to declare it a masterpiece In another chapter the author exclaims that Doom 3 got best in show at E3 EVEN THOUGH IT S NOT EVEN FINISHED Yeah that s how E3 works It s a show designed to showcase games in progress so the fact that Doom 3 got best in show even though it s unfinished isn t really something to make a big deal out ofThere s a chapter about a young chess prodigy You know chess In a book about videogames Nerdstuff Cause you re a videogame nerd and therefore you ll like other nerdy stuff right Then there s the inconsistencies In multiple chapters the Hauser brothers and Rockstar games are entirely responsible for Grand Theft Auto but in another chapter Dave Jones is responsible Oh and in case you didn t know Dave Jones next game APB will be earth shatteringly good Nothing like it has ever been seen before You know APB That game that we all play all the time The hyperbole in this book makes it impossible to take the opinions seriously though it is kind of funny to hear someone gush over these games almost all of which were total failures Spore or just a fad Guitar Hero Hope the author has some are areas of interest cause I can t see anyone in the game industry taking him seriously after reading this


10 thoughts on “Prepare to Meet Thy Doom

  1. says:

    Kushner's first book Masters of Doom is amazing I really loved it But this one is completely different and sub par Masters of Doom is about real hackers and game designers in the late 1980s and early 1990s doing s

  2. says:

    Masters of Doom enthralled me covering the genesis of modern PC gaming through its history of id software Prepare to Meet Thy Doom is an oddly t

  3. says:

    This book reads like it was written for my Grandma by an editor of late 90's Gamepro When they largely based review scores on how much advertising dollars the publisher spent with them There's an entire chapter about how revolutionary Spore will be At the time of writing Spore had not been released yet the writer felt conf

  4. says:

    This book is comprised of a dozen or so stories about game developers and players which have nothing to do with each other and there is no common thread linking the stories Thus it's just a collection of blog posts or articles strung together Tell me why would I care to read a book that throws Nolan Bushnell in with the Flappy Bird kid and a smack talking chess player I WOULDN'T The Doom part of it the part de

  5. says:

    This is a nice light collection of articles published by David Kushner about various events and games in the gaming industry Each would probably make a good book but here they are presented as overview articles This isn't ba

  6. says:

    Would agree with most of the reviews Kushner’s follow up is not at the same level as Masters of Doom; perhaps not due to a

  7. says:

    This is a tough one what's in here is interesting if you're interested in the subject matter but it's basically just a collection of articles most if not all of which seem to be available on the internet to readFurther and annoyingly for at lea

  8. says:

    If you've already read Masters of Doom and Jacked this book isn't worth itTiny update on id Software and 4 or 5 chapters covering what's in JackedThe rest of the chapters had a few good nuggets of info but since they're unrelated it's not a book you'll get sucked intoMasters of Doom is a must readIf you have to have I'd skip Jacked

  9. says:

    The narration by Wil Wheaton is amazing; it is clear he understands the topic and has a passion for the world of online and gamingThe stories ar

  10. says:

    This book is a great read for anyone interested in video games and gaming culture It's kind of all over the place