The Video Game Theory Reader

The Video Game Theory Reader
Author : Mark J. P. Wolf
Publisher : Psychology Press
Total Pages : 372
Release : 2003
ISBN 10 : 0415965799
ISBN 13 : 9780415965798
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Video Game Theory Reader
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Mark J. P. Wolf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Psychology Press

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
The Routledge Companion to Video Game Studies
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Mark J. P. Wolf
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-20 - Publisher:

The number of publications dealing with video game studies has exploded over the course of the last decade, but the field has produced few comprehensive referen
The Video Game Theory Reader
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Mark J.P. Wolf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-08 - Publisher: Routledge

In the early days of Pong and Pac Man, video games appeared to be little more than an idle pastime. Today, video games make up a multi-billion dollar industry t
Halos and Avatars
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Craig Detweiler
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-25 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Craig Detweiler's collection of up-to-the-minute essays on video games' theological themes (and yes, they do exist!) is an engaging and provocative book for gam
Horror Video Games
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Bernard Perron
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

In this in-depth critical and theoretical analysis of the horror genre in video games, 14 essays explore the cultural underpinnings of horror’s allure for gam
My Avatar, My Self
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Zach Waggoner
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

With videogames now one of the world’s most popular diversions, the virtual world has increasing psychological influence on real-world players. This book exam
Understanding Video Games
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-26 - Publisher: Routledge

This expanded and revised second edition of Understanding Video Games provides a comprehensive introduction to the growing field of game studies. Understanding
Storytelling in Video Games
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Amy M. Green
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-07 - Publisher: McFarland

Beginning with the structural features of design and play, this book explores video games as both compelling examples of story-telling and important cultural ar
The Routledge Companion to Video Game Studies
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Mark J.P. Wolf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-03 - Publisher: Routledge

The number of publications dealing with video game studies has exploded over the course of the last decade, but the field has produced few comprehensive referen
Video Games and the Mind
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Bernard Perron
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-19 - Publisher: McFarland

Can a video game make you cry? Why do you relate to the characters and how do you engage with the storyworlds they inhabit? How is your body engaged in play? Ho