This series reveals the inner workings and impact of today's most popular video games! Each title explores the inception and evolution of a particular game, highlighting key creators, super players, and cultural crazes inspired by the game. Special features include side-by-side comparisons of the game over time and a behind-the-screen look into the franchise. Other features include a table of contents, fun facts, a timeline and an index.Full-color photos and action-packed screenshots will transport readers to the heart of each video game empire! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- New! Fall 2023
- New! Spring 2023
- New! Fall 2022
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||Arts, Crafts & Makerspace, Science & Technology, Social Studies|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events|
Game On! – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
This serious nonfiction approach to the development and success of popular electronic games is wrapped in a design and illustration package that keeps interest high. With standard back matter (time line and glossary) and nonfiction organization, these books give readers the chance to use their favorite games as report subjects.