The Game Boy is an 8-bit handheld video game device developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was released in Japan on April 21, 1989, in North America in August 1989, and in Europe on September 28, 1990. Redesigned versions were released in 1996 and 1998, in the form of Game Boy Pocket, and Game Boy Light (Japan only), respectively. [Wiki]
The most comprehensive guide to video games ever, this hardcover book explores games as entertainment and art form, covering 1001 titles and over 950 pages, taking into account platforms and genres, from the bold and the dark to the spiritual and whimsical.
This starts in the ’70s and goes all the way up to it’s publishing date in 2010. It’s a few years out of date now but from what it shows in the preview on Amazon it definitely hits a lot of key games!