On April 19th I unveiled the release of my new retro gaming book Video Game Maps: NES & Famicom, a celebration of NES & Famicom maps. Over 250 games are featured spanning 346 pages.
Bundles and books begin shipping in a few weeks.
The Legend of Argus: The Complete History of Rygar has been featured across podcasts, articles, social media, and other platforms. Here's a few examples.
Articles on Hardcore Gaming 101 and Atari Gamer
Tweets from retro gaming experts John Riggs and Jeremy Parish
Giveaway contest with the Retro Game Guys Podcast
Wax Pack and Sticker Set giveaway contests
The book is discussed on the Speaking of Which podcast
Interview on Cafe, BTW: A Morning Coffee Gaming Podcast
Featured in Cool Sh#T Magazine
Featured as a testimonial at Comix Well Spring
Check out my Twitter feed to see tons more posts and highlights on the book.
The book has long since sold out, and I'm currently working in an extended 2nd edition. Stay tuned for more details.
So many people contributed to this book. Here's a full list of credits.
Words and Layout:
Justin Severson | justinseverson.com
Matt Waggle | artstation.com/mattwaggle
Photographers & Additional Images:
...and a poem by:
@Word_Corn | twitter.com/Word_Corn
Special thanks to Philip Summers, John Murray, Adam Shapiro, George Verongos, Persephonie Cole-Swicegood, Carson Haines, Kurt Kalata, Kristina Cutura, Paul Davies, and my co-workers in #retrogames.
Brian Riggsbee lives in San Francisco CA. He enjoys gaming, writing, creating art, practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, chasing adorable dogs, and spending time with his wife and boy.