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Playing at the next level : a history of American Sega Games

Author: Ken Horowitz
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Today a multinational video game developer, Sega was the first to break Nintendo's grip on the gaming industry, expanding from primarily an arcade game company to become the dominant game console  Read more...

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Horowitz, Ken.
Playing at the next level.
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
(OCoLC)948561018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Horowitz
ISBN: 9781476625577 1476625573
OCLC Number: 961909935
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Sega History Timeline; Preface; The Return of the American Video Game Market; Sega Establishes Itself in America; The Sega/Tonka Alliance; Taking the First Step; Building the American Arm of Software Development; Contracting Third Party Studios; Genesis Does!; Realtime Games Software; Sega Scores a Touchdown; Infogrames; Along Came a Spider; GEMS Shine on the Genesis; ToeJam & Earl Studios; Sega Technical Institute; Changing of the Guard; New Leadership for an Expanding Market; Novotrade International; The Hardware Revolution; Sega Multimedia Studio. Product Development Enters a New EraThe Coming of Full-Motion Video Games; BlueSky Software; Westwood Associates; Sega Interactive Development Division; Sega Midwest Studio; Sega Reorganizes Internally; Alpha (Amoeba) Group; Omega Group; Sega Gets Serious About Sports; The Sega Channel; Twice the Bits, Twice the Problems; Sega Saturn Tiger Team; The Winds of Change; SegaSoft; All Good Things & Full Circle; Works Cited; Index.
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