06/27/16 @ 09:18 pm EDT
6/30/16 @ 10:46 pm EDT
ART OF ATARI HARDCOVER
"Get in the action with Atari!" Since its formation in 1972, Atari pioneered video game technology and built today's multi-billion dollar industry, developing arcade games, home video systems, and personal computers to entertain millions of children and adults with fan-favorite games like Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, and Yar's Revenge. To usher in the new era of electronic entertainment, the company hired an array of talented illustrators to emblazon game cartridges, boxes, magazine advertisements, and more with mind-blowing visions of fantasy and sports thrills, science fiction and adventure, that elevated pixelated gaming to the realm of high art. Art of Atari is the first official retrospective of the company's illustrative accomplishments, spanning over four decades and cultivated from museums and private collections worldwide. Whether you're a fan, a collector, or new to the world of Atari, this book offers the most complete collection of Atari artwork ever produced!
BRANDON SANDERSON DEBUTS WHITE SAND VOL. 1 GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH TWO UTAH STORE SIGNINGS New York Times Bestselling Author Celebrates the Latest Entry in his Acclaimed Cosmere Universe with Store Appearances on June 28th and June 29th June 27, 2016, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Dynamite Entertainment is pleased to announce that Brandon Sanderson, the acclaimed creator of the Cosmere science fiction / fantasy universe, will celebrate the debut of his latest chapter in the saga, White Sand Volume One, with two Utah store appearances. Fans of the author's vast body of work are invited to visit the Barnes & Noble in West Jordan on Tuesday, and Dragons Keep in Orem on Wednesday, to pick up the White Sand graphic novel launch and share time with Sanderson himself. White Sand, set on the planet of Taldain, tells the story of Kenton, the last of the Sand Masters. A legendary enclave that could harness arcane powers to manipulate sand in spectacular ways, they were slaughtered in a sinister conspiracy, and Kenton is the only survivor left to seek justice. Hunted by enemies on all sides, he must forge an unlikely partnership ...