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Jacked : the outlaw story of Grand theft auto

Author: David Kushner
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2012.
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"The book explains how British prep school brothers Sam and Dan Houser took their dream of fame, fortune, and the glamor of American pop culture and transformed it into a worldwide videogame blockbuster. Written by David Kushner, author of Masters of Doom and a top journalist on gaming, and drawn from over ten years of interviews and research, including firsthand knowledge of Grand Theft Auto's creators and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Kushner
ISBN: 9780470936375 0470936371
OCLC Number: 754727862
Description: vi, 298 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: David Kushner.

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"The book explains how British prep school brothers Sam and Dan Houser took their dream of fame, fortune, and the glamor of American pop culture and transformed it into a worldwide videogame blockbuster. Written by David Kushner, author of Masters of Doom and a top journalist on gaming, and drawn from over ten years of interviews and research, including firsthand knowledge of Grand Theft Auto's creators and detractors. Offers inside details on key episodes in the development of the series, including the financial turmoil of Rockstar games, the infamous "Hot Coffee" sex minigame incident, and more"--

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