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Writing for video games

Steve Ince

Writing for video games

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Published by A. & C. Black in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Video games -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-164) and index.

    StatementSteve Ince.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1469.34.A97 I53 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 177 p. ;
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22381392M
    ISBN 100713677619
    ISBN 109780713677614


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