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NEWS – PlayStation Anthology Book Now Available

In celebration of a console that brought wonder into the lives of so many, and a brand that reshaped the whole entertainment industry, the authors and Geeks-Line retrace Sony’s incredible journey. Read about the creation of the company following World War II, to the machine’s retirement in the early 2000s. Featuring 26 interviews with important …

REVIEW – Final Fantasy V Boss Fight Books by Chris Kohler

An American Tale Chris Kohler’s book on Final Fantasy V is a snapshot into the gaming passion of a teenage boy growing up in America in the 1990s. I’d like to share a quote found on the beginning pages of this latest publication by Boss Fight Books. “Poring over more issues of magazines like Electronic …

REVIEW – Super Mario Adventures Viz Media Visual Novel

Reviving the Past Back in mid-2015, Nintendo re-released their Legend of Zelda Nintendo Power comics as one visual novel. You can read our full review of this book HERE. While it is nice to see the effort put forth to preserve this forgotten ephemera, the quality of the story and visual art style do not …

NEWS – VIZ Media Is Reviving Super Mario Adventure Graphic Novel

VIZ Media announced the return of SUPER MARIO ADVENTURES as the long out-of-print graphic novel receives an October 11th release. Presented in full color and inspired by the bestselling Nintendo video game franchise, SUPER MARIO ADVENTURES is a riotous and wacky tale featuring beloved characters Mario and Luigi (and Yoshi!), with a story by Kentaro …

NEWS – Learn About Tetris’ Origins from This New Book

Tetris the Games People Play by Box Brown is a new book that launches in October 2016 about how Tetris leaked its way out of Russia with some crazy business deals. The last time a book went into great detail about how Tetris came to be was in 1993 with David Sheff’s Game Over: Press …

NEWS – Monster Hunter Manga Releasing in April 2016

VIZ Media is set to deliver a brand new manga action inspired by Capcom’s Monster Hunter. MONSTER HUNTER: FLASH HUNTER is a manga (graphic novel) series written by Keiichi Hikami, with artwork by Shin Yamamoto, and is set to launch in print on April 12th. The fantasy action series is rated ‘T’ for Teens and …

NEWS – New Fantasy Novel ‘Landfall’ Delves Into the Lore of Albion Online

Sandbox Interactive, the developer of cross-platform medieval MMORPG, Albion Online, announced that the fantasy book based on the lore of their sandbox game, entitled ‘Landfall’, is now available in paperback and ebook for $10.99 and $6.99, respectively. Written by Peter Newman, the acclaimed English author of “The Vagrant” series, ‘Landfall’ not only reveals the story …