Get ready for the greatest games on earth.
1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die welcomes you to the worldwide entertainment phenomenon of gaming.
In fewer than fifty years, video games have become one of the most popular forms of entertainment, but which are the best games, the ones you must play?
Video game expert Tony Mott presents 1001 of the best video games from around the world and on all formats, from yesterday's pioneering consoles like Atari's VCS to modern-day home entertainment platforms such as Sony's PlayStation 3.
Discover the games that met with popular and critical acclaim, the obscure gems, and the games that changed the history of the medium. Marvel at the evolution of the video game, from its humble beginnings in 1971 to the big-budget console games of the modern era that have become cultural reference points in their own right.
Enjoy screenshots of some of your favourite games in action, along with informative and authoritative text outlining, among other things:
- Original release date and platform
- Play mechanics
- Artistic qualities
- Contributions to its respective genre