In Gamers at Work: Stories Behind the Games People Play, bestselling author and celebrity interviewer Morgan Ramsay speaks with 18 successful video-game entrepreneurs about their earliest days to where they are now. Along the way, the history of the video-game industry is revealed through entertaining stories, humorous anecdotes, and lessons learned the hard way.
"Gamers at Work is a critical resource for new and experienced business leaders—for anyone who feels unprepared for the demanding and seemingly insurmountable trials ahead of them."
"Gamers at Work explores every imaginable subtlety of the video-game industry through the fascinating stories of those who took the risks and reaped the rewards."
"Some of the most interesting and methodical interviews I've read with video games' originators are at play in Morgan Ramsay's book. From EA's Trip Hawkins to a rare interview with Sierra's Ken Williams and far beyond, you get the straight dope in a well-documented, carefully crafted form—from the people who made history."
"I couldn't have dreamed of ever getting the amount of advice that is contained within this book."
"An often historical and surprisingly personal look into how some of gaming's largest companies started, Gamers at Work is an inspiring look at how to start, leave, and rebuild companies."
"Gamers at Work is the sort of book that can tear the most hardcore of gamers away from their PCs, Macs, or consoles for a few hours of rewarding reading."