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Title:
PlayStation 2 for dummies
Author:
Amrich, Dan.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Hungry Minds, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xxii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780764508332
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library GV1469.3 .A47 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

With its Internet port, DVD player, and computing muscle -- not to mention its next-generation graphics -- Sony Playstation 2 is today's hottest entertainment platform. Written by the experts at GamePro magazine, this friendly guide shows you how to have more fun with Playstation 2, from the inside scoop on gaming techniques and video applications to a game directory complete with tips, tricks, and cheats.


Table of Contents

Introduction
Part I Open the Box, Already!
Chapter 1 PlayStation 2: Play Harder
Chapter 2 No Assembly Required -- Well, Okay, a Little
Chapter 3 Power On -- Now What?
Part II Games, Movies, and Music: That's Entertainment!
Chapter 4 Running Games
Chapter 5 Movies and Music Made Easy
Part III Let the Games Begin!
Chapter 6 How to Use This Games Directory
Chapter 7 Action Games
Chapter 8 Adventure Games
Chapter 9 Brain Games
Chapter 10 Racing, Driving, and Flying Games
Chapter 11 Fighting Games
Chapter 12 Role-Playing Games
Chapter 13 Sports Games
Part IV The Part of Tens
Chapter 14 Ten Cool Doodads You Can Buy for Your PS2
Chapter 15 Ten Things You Thought the PlayStation 2 Could Do (But It Can't)
Chapter 16 Ten Japanese PS2 Games You'll Probably Never Play in America
Chapter 17 Ten DVD Rentals for Video Game Fans
Part V Appendix
Appendix: PlayStation 2 versus the World
Index

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