WRITE LIKE A PRO
Journalists, stop playing guessing games! Inside the answers to your most pressing questions await:
- Videogame, one word or two?
- Console or system?
- Xbox, XBox or X-box?
- What defines a good game review?
Fitting neatly between The AP Stylebook
and Wired Style
, and formally endorsed by Games Press
, the ultimate resource for game journalists, The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual
is the first volume to definitively catalogue the breathtaking multibillion-dollar game industry from A to Z. Includes official International Game Journalists Association
(IGJA) rules for grammar, spelling, usage, capitalization and abbreviations, plus proven tips and guidelines for producing polished, professional prose about the world’s most exciting entertainment biz.
Exploring the field from yesterday’s humble origins to tomorrow’s hottest trends, biggest names and brightest stars, The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual
contains all the tools you need to realize a distinguished career in game journalism, or go from enthusiast to editor today!
- CLEAR RULES FOR USAGE AND STANDARDS
- HUNDREDS OF IN-DEPTH ENTRIES
- NOTABLE NAMES, GAMES AND COMPANIES
- COMPLETE GUIDE TO GAME CRITICISM
- HISTORICAL TIMELINES