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Polemical game PDF

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Short Story adaption PDF

The concept of my story was based off the Story “Puppy” from George Sauders.  Originally, I read the story as if the white trash mom had raised her own child as a puppy.  Later I had learned that the mom … Continue reading

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Reading Response 5

The polemical game I played was Darfur is Dying, featuring villagers being confined by the soldiers and hunted down if they were to rebel.  The point of view in this game is the attempt to stay alive by foraging for … Continue reading

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Reading response 7

1.        In MMORPGs, the diegetic part of games is the clear elements regarding the theme and context of that game.  In most medieval games, the diegetic attributes are most usually associated with medieval themes themselves.  The extra diegetic part of … Continue reading

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Reading response 6

An embedded narrative is predetermined by the game designer in terms of the more passive content in a game.  The character cannot control this content, and can only go with the flow.  A good example of a game that consists … Continue reading

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Final game pdf

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Polemical Game summary

A short summarization of the POV of my game and the purpose. game3pdf

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Polemical game idea

I am thinking about doing a game based off of driving under the influence.  The presets of the game may be determined by the experience of the actual players, especially the age.  I am thinking of making the game a … Continue reading

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Digital to Analog Katamari

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Sports game pdf

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Reading Response 4

In this article, the author treats games with a more realistic point of view and compares them with the real world.  He starts by pointing out that game themes were originally made to represent the real world.  He compares them … Continue reading

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Reading Response 3

a. A game that provides an equal chance of success for all the players generally counts as a balanced game.  Although coin-flipping isn’t officially a game, it is used as a deciding factor in many occasions with a balanced 50 … Continue reading

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Reading Response 2

1. A simple game to analyze here is Connect Four. Operational rules: – The game involves 2 players, no more and no less – Pieces must be dropped from the top row down – The game ends when a diagonal … Continue reading

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Reading Response 1

1. After reading this article, the most accurate definition of a game (in my opinion) is defined by definition 1 and 8 by David Parlett and Elliot Avedon/Brian Sutton-Smith respectively. For David Parlett’s definition, he splits the definition into “ends” … Continue reading

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