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Game Over: How Nintendo Zapped an American Industry, Captured Your Dollars, and Enslaved Your Children is a non-fiction book written by David Sheff and published by Random House, New York in 1993.

Game Over: How Nintendo Zapped an American Industry, Captured Your Dollars, and Enslaved Your Children is a non-fiction book written by David Sheff and published by Random House, New York in 1993. The book details the modern history of Nintendo and its rise to become the most powerful electronic gaming company in the world as of 1993. The book also provides a history of the worldwide electronic gaming industry as a whole from the 1960s to the 1990s.

Game Over: How Nintendo Conquered The World. Despite its title, this overlong book is a generally admiring look at the operation and history of Nintendo, Japan's most successful company and the maker of that country's most lucrative cultural export

Game Over: How Nintendo Conquered The World. Despite its title, this overlong book is a generally admiring look at the operation and history of Nintendo, Japan's most successful company and the maker of that country's most lucrative cultural export. He recounts its gutsy entry into the . market, its bruising tactics against competitors, its marketing brilliance and the controversy over its recent purchase of the Seattle Mariners baseball team.

This book is great for learn how Nintendo influenced gaming and culture before the N64. It also has behind the . This title caught my eye because, I figured this would still be relevant. It also has behind the scenes look at the company, from their humble beginnings to their late 80's dominance of the gaming industry. I think it should be mandatory reading for any retro gamer. until I read the front flap.

One minor annoyance is the fact that the timeline This is mainly a book about the early history of Nintendo of America, until about 1992

One minor annoyance is the fact that the timeline This is mainly a book about the early history of Nintendo of America, until about 1992.

Japan has already captured American wallets; the country's minds, beginning with those of its children, appear to be next. Gradually Americans have become aware that the game is over: The Japanese have already landed. Fads have come and gone before, but this one is different. Kids are obsessed by video games; they conspire with one another about game strategy, draw pictures of the characters, and compose video-game adventures for their homework. A Trojan horse has been smuggled into one out of every three American living rooms.

For other uses, see Game Over (disambiguation) § Books. Game Over: How Nintendo Zapped an American Industry, Captured Your Dollars, and Enslaved Your Children. David Sheff is an American author of the books Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America's Greatest Tragedy and Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction. In 2009, Sheff was included in Time Magazine's Time 100, The World's Most Influential People, and Beautiful Boy was named the best nonfiction book of the year by Entertainment Weekly.

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David Sheff’s Game Over: How Nintendo Zapped an American Industry, Captured Your Dollars, and Enslaved Your Children paints an evenhanded picture of the Japanese company that has dominated the video-game market since Atari’s crash in 1983, but one that does not gloss over Nintendo’s near-monopolistic practices, which prompted accusations of price-fixing and retailer intimidation. Vivid portraits of the principal players and shrewd insights into Japanese and American corporate culture make this an unusually enjoyable business history