Top-Selling Video Game Books Now Available for iPhone, iPod and iPad

SEATTLE, WA (August 24, 2010) – Top-selling video game industry books Get Rich Playing Games and The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual are now available in digital editions downloadable for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch via Apple’s iBooks online store. Priced at $2.99, both volumes are immediately viewable in the iBooks app for readers’ enjoyment, courtesy of P3: Power Play Publishing.

Downloaded over 100,000 times and hailed as “a must-read” by industry experts, how-to manual Get Rich Playing Games by author Scott Steinberg offers everything aspiring artists, game designers, programmers and executives need to break into and hit it big in the gaming business. Among the field’s most celebrated DIY career guides, it features hints, tips and advice for turbo-charging your job prospects from industry legends like Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto, Civilization designer Sid Meier and The Sims inventor Will Wright.

A cornerstone of video game journalism, “essential read” The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual by authors David Thomas, Kyle Orland and Scott Steinberg literally writes the book on video game press and media coverage. A critically-acclaimed companion to the AP Stylebook that’s endorsed by GamesPress.com, the ultimate resource for game journalists, it’s the first volume to definitely catalogue the $18.6 billion game industry from A to Z.

Both books also remain 100% free for readers to download as digital PDFs right from their websites. For more information, please visit www.GetRichGaming.com or   www.GameStyleGuide.com.

About P3: Power Play Publishing

Independent book publisher P3: Power Play Publishing specializes in print and digital books for the consumer electronics, small business and video game industries. Founded in 2007 by noted technology expert and motivational business keynote speaker Scott Steinberg, it offers a critically-acclaimed range of entertainment selections in addition how-to guides, lifestyle manuals and career leadership volumes. A leading source for independent authors, the company’s product line can be found at major retailers such as Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble, and via iTunes and Kindle.

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For additional information, please contact:

Stacy Miles

Bender/Helper Impact

Stacy_Miles@bhimpact.com

(310)694-3106  


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