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From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask Millions of people visit xkcd com each week to read Randall Munroe s iconic webcomic His stick-figure drawings about science technology language and love have a large and passionate following Fans of xkcd ask Munroe a lot of strange questions What if you tried to hit a baseball pitched at 90 percent the speed of light How fast can you hit a speed bump while driving and live If there was a robot apocalypse how long would humanity last In pursuit of answers Munroe runs computer simulations pores over stacks of declassified military research memos solves differential equations and consults with nuclear reactor operators His responses are masterpieces of clarity and hilarity complemented by signature xkcd comics They often predict the complete annihilation of humankind or at least a really big explosion The book features new and never-before-answered questions along with updated and expanded versions of the most popular answers from the xkcd website What If will be required reading for xkcd fans and anyone who loves to ponder the hypothetical
Premium hardcover edition includes additional pages of Behind The Scenes content interviews with BioWare and exploration into the Making Of product with Dragon Age partners Also includes 3 digital in-game items Mobile friendly eGuide access Digital strategy content optimized for a second screen experience Multiple play styles presented Identify tactics explore hidden caves defeat monumental creatures and shape the world around you based on advice for your own style of play and combat Make the right decision Your actions and choices will shape a multitude of story outcomes along with the tangible physical aspects of the world itself Tough choices define your experience and even one decision can change the course of what s to come Be the finest Inquisitor Choose your class based on recommended character loadouts that take advantage of a unique set of abilities weaponry special moves and even class-reactive story content Completely control the appearance and abilitiesGet the best out of your team Connect and communicate with a cast of unique memorable characters to develop dynamic relationships that will benefit you and your party Where to go next Illustrated maps serve as a guide to the next adventure allowing informed exploration... of a diverse visually stunning and immersive living world more
Dark Horse Books and Nintendo team up to bring you The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia containing an unparalleled collection of historical information on The Legend of Zelda franchise This handsome hardcover contains never-before-seen concept art the full history of Hyrule the official chronology of the games and much more Starting with an insightful introduction by the legendary producer and video-game designer of Donkey Kong Mario and The Legend of Zelda Shigeru Miyamoto this book is crammed full of information about the storied history of Link s adventures from the creators themselves As a bonus The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia includes an exclusive comic by the foremost creator of The Legend of Zelda manga Akira Himekawa
Minecraft Books for Kids The Complete Unofficial Minecraft Fan Fiction Book Series Get FOUR Books for the Price of TWO Buy Save 59 Each of these four incredible adventurous Minecraft books has an original storyline and can be read on it s own - They do not need to be read in order - These books are perfect for almost all Minecraft fans starting from children ages 8 and up The following books are included in this Boxed Set Trapped in Minecraft Spud s Thrilling Adventure in the Overworld Trapped in Minecraft starts with Spud a perfectly normal kid who gets home and plays his Minecraft game Like most nights he plays for as long as he can But this time he soon finds himself trapped inside the Minecraft game fighting for his survival Will Spud escape or become another victim to Minecraft Stories from the Skylands This story starts with our main characters Rozzie Greyson tricking their parents into letting them hunt for secret treasure on Shell Mountain Once they reach the mountain however they are transported to a strange dangerous world the Skylands Filled with floating islands weird creatures and dangerous obstacles the Skylands make Rozzie and Greyson wish they were back at home under the covers Escape from Minecraft Buck Descends... into the Caves Buck was having another normal night playing Minecraft in hopes that his mom would stop bothering him The longer he plays however the more he realizes he is being transported into the game Soon he is in the caves battling angry creepers and scary zombies Will Buck be able to lead his group through the spooky Minecraft caves and get back to the real world Herobrine Invades the Overworld The Overworld has been swarmed and civilization destroyed by massive hordes of attacking Creepers Someone is behind it and some say it s Herobrine Our three heroes Tone Dead Fumbles and Moose form a deadly team and fight their way through horde after horde Finally they encounter the legendary Herobrine But Herobrine wasn t exactly who they thought Click Add to Cart To Get This 4-in-1 Boxed Set Deal Save BIG more
Here s what you ll find inside A complete walkthrough of all the Gym battles the Elite Four becoming the Champion and beyond More Mega Evolutions and the mysterious Primal Reversion All the new game features including Super-Secret Bases Pok mon Contest Spectaculars and more List of TMs HMs items Berries and Mega Stones including where to find them Helpful tips for getting the most out of communication features and online play A pullout map of the Hoenn region
The book that millions of SCRABBLE players consider the only necessary resource - More than 100 000 playable two-to-eight-letter words including more than 5 000 newly added entries - Includes variant spellings with expanded coverage of Canadian and British words - Updated to include new vocabulary such as fracking hashtag and selfie - Main entries include a brief definition a part-of-speech label and inflected forms for fast easy word validation - Ideal for recreational and school use
To the delight of his thriving fan base YouTuber Alfie Deyes extends all the fun of the PointlessBlog to his first interactive activity book Fully illustrated and packed with a host of games activities and pranks the book will encourage you to connect the dots and bake a cake in a mug people watch and turn a page with your ear draw a finger selfie and play the ultimate basketball challenge The book is a thank you to old followers and a welcome to new ones in a delightfully wacky activity book format It also includes an exclusive Pointless Book app that chronicles Alfie completing the same challenges and includes never-before-seen content
From 1 Amazon Bestselling Authors Creative Community This time we re delighted to present The Masterpiece - Minecraft Ultimate Book of House Design Our goal is to show you the most Incredible Possibilities and unlock your Creative Abilities to Master Minecraft World together with us Superior Building Techniques and Designs Comprehensive Minecraft Building Coverage Outstanding House Ideas and Building Secrets Mansions Modern Castles Villas High-Tech and more Explore Minecraft features you never knew about Minecraft Ultimate Book of House Design
Collectible Hardcover Guide - includes premium cover treatments and high quality paper Find It All - locations revealed for each collectible to help you obtain 100 completion Choose Your Weapon - learn the best ways to fight with new over-the-top weapons including the Kafka a bow that shoots poisonous arrows the Rakshasa a pair of beautiful katana blades and a giant rifle-inspired scythe known as the Chernobog Improve Your Ranking - detailed strategies show you how to improve your ranking to earn Pure Platinum for each chapter
BONUS SECTION Includes an extensive behinds the scenes section giving a closer look at the art behind Hyrule WarriorsHardcover Guide High quality paper and unique cover treatments for collectibilityBONUS eGuide Get access to your guide from any PC or mobile deviceUnlock It All Complete breakdowns on how to unlock each characterBattle Tactics Details on how to prepare for each battle