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Gaming how-to guides walk you through the basic storyline and levels of a game on your favorite gaming console or PC. Our gaming guides for popular games like World of Warcraft, Madden, Second Life, and more help you make the most of your gameplay experiences. But our selection of the best books about gaming goes beyond video game strategy guidebooks. Sharpen your critical thinking skills with PC game strategy guides for games like online poker and theories about games. At Discover Books, we also carry books about game design and development so you can learn more about what goes into making your favorite games (and maybe even get started on developing the next great game).

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Pokmon Adventures (Red and Blue), Vol. 1 (1) (Pokemon) by Hidenori Kusaka 1421530546 9781421530543 Pokmon Adventures (Red and Blue), Vol. 1 (1) (Pokemon)

Hidenori Kusaka (Edition: Original) Paperback

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Halo 3: The Official Strategy Guide (Prima Official Game Guides) by Piggyback 0761556990 9780761556992 Halo 3: The Official Strategy Guide (Prima Official Game Guides)

Piggyback  Paperback

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert Secrets & Solutions: The Unauthorized Edition (Secrets of the Games Series) by Michael Rymaszewski, Joe Grant Bell 0761507043 9780761507048 Command & Conquer: Red Alert Secrets & Solutions: The Unauthorized Edition (Secrets of the Games Series)

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Skylanders SWAP Force Signature Series Strategy Guide by BradyGames 0744015146 9780744015140 Skylanders SWAP Force Signature Series Strategy Guide

BradyGames  Paperback

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Myst: Revised and Expanded Edition: The Official Strategy Guide (Primas Secrets of the Games, Vol 1) by Rick Barba, Rusel Demaria 0761501029 9780761501022 Myst: Revised and Expanded Edition: The Official Strategy Guide (Primas Secrets of the Games, Vol 1)

Rick Barba, Rusel Demaria (Edition: Rev Sub) Paperback

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Homeworld: Primas Official Strategy Guide by Rick Barba 0761515763 9780761515760 Homeworld: Primas Official Strategy Guide

Rick Barba  Paperback

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Jetfighter III: The Official Strategy Guide (Secrets of the Games Series) by Scott Wolf 1559587180 9781559587181 Jetfighter III: The Official Strategy Guide (Secrets of the Games Series)

Scott Wolf  Paperback

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Diablo II Official Strategy Guide (Bradygames Strategy Guides) by Bart G. Farkas 1566868912 9781566868914 Diablo II Official Strategy Guide (Bradygames Strategy Guides)

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Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Official Strategy Guide (Bradygames Take Your Games Further) by Bart G. Farkas 0744000807 9780744000801 Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Official Strategy Guide (Bradygames Take Your Games Further)

Bart G. Farkas (Edition: 1st) Paperback

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Journey to the lost temple (Usborne puzzle adventures) by Susannah Leigh 0590206370 9780590206372 Journey to the lost temple (Usborne puzzle adventures)

Susannah Leigh  Paperback

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Ensemble Studios Official Strategies & Secrets to Microsofts Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings by Bruce C. Shelley 0782126332 9780782126334 Ensemble Studios Official Strategies & Secrets to Microsofts Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings

Bruce C. Shelley (Edition: 4th) Paperback

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Play Money: Or, How I Quit My Day Job and Made Millions Trading Virtual Loot by Julian Dibbell 0465015360 9780465015368 Play Money: Or, How I Quit My Day Job and Made Millions Trading Virtual Loot

Julian Dibbell  Paperback

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Halo 2: The Official Game Guide by Piggyback Interactive Ltd. 0761544739 9780761544739 Halo 2: The Official Game Guide

Piggyback Interactive Ltd.  Paperback

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Fable III Signature Series Guide (Bradygames Signature Guides) by Doug Walsh, BradyGames 0744012244 9780744012248 Fable III Signature Series Guide (Bradygames Signature Guides)

Doug Walsh, BradyGames  Paperback

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Mastering Unreal Technology, Volume II: Advanced Level Design Concepts with Unreal Engine 3 by Jason Busby, Zak Parrish, Jeff Wilson 0672329921 9780672329920 Mastering Unreal Technology, Volume II: Advanced Level Design Concepts with Unreal Engine 3

Jason Busby, Zak Parrish, Jeff Wilson (Edition: 1) Paperback

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Sid Meiers Civilization III (Primas Official Strategy Guide) by Dave Ellis 0761536450 9780761536451 Sid Meiers Civilization III (Primas Official Strategy Guide)

Dave Ellis  Paperback

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Skylanders Giants: Master Eons Official Guide (Skylanders Universe) by Inc. Activision Publishing 0448467089 9780448467085 Skylanders Giants: Master Eons Official Guide (Skylanders Universe)

Inc. Activision Publishing  Paperback

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Game Development Essentials: An Introduction by Jeannie Novak 1418042080 9781418042080 Game Development Essentials: An Introduction

Jeannie Novak (Edition: 2) Paperback

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Madden NFL 25: Prima Official Game Guide by Gamer Media Inc 0804161275 9780804161275 Madden NFL 25: Prima Official Game Guide

Gamer Media Inc  Paperback

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World of Warcraft Cataclysm Signature Series Guide by BradyGames 0744012414 9780744012415 World of Warcraft Cataclysm Signature Series Guide

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Starcraft Expansion Set: Brood War (Primas Official Strategy Guide) by Bart Farkas 0761518118 9780761518112 Starcraft Expansion Set: Brood War (Primas Official Strategy Guide)

Bart Farkas  Paperback

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Candy Crush Saga Advanced Guide: Tips, Cheats, Secrets and Strategies (Game App Guides) by Tyler Davis, Emily Jackson 1491247002 9781491247006 Candy Crush Saga Advanced Guide: Tips, Cheats, Secrets and Strategies (Game App Guides)

Tyler Davis, Emily Jackson  Paperback

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Penny Arcade (v. 5) by Jerry Holkins 1593078145 9781593078140 Penny Arcade (v. 5)

Jerry Holkins  Paperback

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Bots: The Origin of New Species Andrew Leonard 1888869054 9781888869057 Bots is the story of cyberspaces first indigenous species. These bots - mere strings of code - are now poised to change our lives. They are as close to us as Bots: The Origin of New Species

Andrew Leonard (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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World of Warcraft Game Manual by Blizzard Entertainment B004V29MXO B004V29MXO World of Warcraft Game Manual

Blizzard Entertainment  Paperback

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WarCraft II Battle.net Edition: Primas Official Strategy Guide. by Prima 0761519440 9780761519447 WarCraft II Battle.net Edition: Primas Official Strategy Guide.

Prima  Paperback

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Hacking World of Warcraft by Daniel Gilbert, James Whitehead II 0470110023 9780470110027 Hacking World of Warcraft

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Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies by Mark the Red Harlan, Chris Derossi 0764578332 9780764578335 Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies

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Gran Turismo 4 (Prima Official Game Guide) by Kaizen Media Group 0761545158 9780761545156 Gran Turismo 4 (Prima Official Game Guide)

Kaizen Media Group  Paperback

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Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine: Primas Official Strategy Guide by Rick Barba, Jo Ashburn 076152195X 9780761521952 Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine: Primas Official Strategy Guide

Rick Barba, Jo Ashburn  Paperback

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The Fugitive Game: Online with Kevin Mitnick by Jonathan Littman 0316528692 9780316528696 The Fugitive Game: Online with Kevin Mitnick

Jonathan Littman (Edition: 1) Paperback

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Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Signature Series Guide (Signature Series Guides) by BradyGames 0744012872 9780744012873 Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Signature Series Guide (Signature Series Guides)

BradyGames  Paperback

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Half-Life 2 (PC) (Prima Official Game Guide) by David Hodgson 0761543627 9780761543626 Half-Life 2 (PC) (Prima Official Game Guide)

David Hodgson  Paperback

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Online Poker: Your Guide to Playing Online Poker Safely & Winning Money by Doyle Brunson 1580421326 9781580421324 Online Poker: Your Guide to Playing Online Poker Safely & Winning Money

Doyle Brunson (Edition: Original) Paperback

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Signature Series Strategy Guide by Phillip Marcus, the Sea Snipers 0744011647 9780744011647 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Signature Series Strategy Guide

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Nier Signature Series Guide (Bradygames Signature Guides) by BradyGames 0744012201 9780744012200 Nier Signature Series Guide (Bradygames Signature Guides)

BradyGames  Paperback

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Penny Arcade Volume 2: Epic Legends Of The Magic Sword Kings by Jerry Holkins 1593075413 9781593075415 Penny Arcade Volume 2: Epic Legends Of The Magic Sword Kings

Jerry Holkins  Paperback

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Official Riven Hints and Solutions: The Sequel to Myst (Bradygames Strategy Guides) by William H. Keith, Nina Barton 156686691X 9781566866910 Official Riven Hints and Solutions: The Sequel to Myst (Bradygames Strategy Guides)

William H. Keith, Nina Barton  Paperback

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Game Frame: Using Games as a Strategy for Success Aaron Dignan B0054U5EHA  Game Frame: Using Games as a Strategy for Success   B0054U5EHA Game Frame: Using Games as a Strategy for Success

Aaron Dignan  Hardcover

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Game Development Essentials: An Introduction by Jeannie Novak 1401862713 9781401862718 Game Development Essentials: An Introduction

Jeannie Novak (Edition: 1) Paperback

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