101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up is part book, part journal. There is a checklist where you can keep track of what games you have played already and what you haven’t, the rating of the game and a place for you to keep track of your favorite moment and notes after playing it. I went through all the categories and kept track of how many I had played – although I suppose it could be argued I’m already “grown up” and my time has run out…
1-23 Platformer (16)
24-40 Action and Adventure (4)
41-58 Sports & Fighting (3)
59-78 Role Playing & Strategy (4)
79-91 Puzzle & Arcade (5)
92-101 Party & Rhythm (2)
Great book for that video game lover in your life who is on a quest to play all the best games!
I received a free e-copy of this book in order to write this review, I was not otherwise compensated.
About the Book
Have you got game? 101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up is the unofficial, definitive guide for the best video games ever made!
Each page in this interactive handbook offers behind-the-scenes tidbits and trivia about the games that belong on your bucket list, along with parental rating guidelines, series background information, and storyline previews. Gamers can record their personal ratings of each series as they play their way through the list, making notes and critiquing the best and worst parts of each game.
All different types of video games are featured, including adventure, puzzle, platform, racing, and role-playing games. Both gaming newbies and more experienced players can learn tips and tricks about the best games out there, and discover new genres of games to explore next.
No matter what gaming system you have, this handy guide will help parents and kids alike choose the next best game to play.