Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent


Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made NATIONAL BESTSELLERDeveloping video gameshero s journey or fool s errand The creative and technical logistics that go into building today s hottest games can beharrowing and complex than the games themselves, often seeming like an endless maze or a bottomless abyss In Blood, Sweat, and Pixels, Jason Schreier takes readers on a fascinating odyssey behind the scenes of video game development, where the creator may be a team ofoverworked underdogs or a solitary geek genius Exploring the artistic challenges, technical impossibilities, marketplace demands, and Donkey Kong sized monkey wrenches thrown into the works by corporate, Blood, Sweat, and Pixels reveals how bringing any game to completion isthan Sisypheanit s nothing short of miraculousTaking some of the most popular, bestselling recent games, Schreier immerses readers in the hellfire of the development process, whether it s RPG studio Bioware s challenge to beat an impossible schedule and overcome countless technical nightmares to build Dragon Age Inquisition indie developer Eric Barone s single handed efforts to grow country life RPG Stardew Valley from one man s vision into a multi million dollar franchise or Bungie spinning out from their corporate overlords at Microsoft to create Destiny, a brand new universe that they hoped would become as iconic as Star Wars and Lord of the Ringseven as it nearly ripped their studio apart Documenting the round the clock crunches, buggy eyed burnout, and last minute saves, Blood, Sweat, and Pixels is a journey through development helland ultimately a tribute to the dedicated diehards and unsung heroes who scale mountains of obstacles in their quests to create the best games imaginable

  • Kindle
  • 304 pages
  • Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made
  • Jason Schreier
  • English
  • 14 January 2018
  • 0062651234

About the Author: Jason Schreier

Is a well known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made book, this is one of the most wanted Jason Schreier author readers around the world.



3 thoughts on “Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *