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Project 4: CommComm – The game!

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Reading Response 6

1.An embedded narrative story is one that is entirely predetermined from the outset. No matter what the player does, the story plays out the same way every single time. Emergent narrative, however, changes based on the player’s decisions and actions. … Continue reading

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Reading Response 7

1.Diegetic narrative elements are those that are inherent to the story – the setting, characters and plot, for example. These are the elements that have been a part story telling and narrative since its beginning. Extra Diegetic elements are those … Continue reading

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Narrative Adaption

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The cost of Energy

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Polemical Game idea

2.Religious imposition (Atheist, Christian, etc) Creates a bad image for those who cannot understand or tolerate religious differences. Why must everyone agree with your religion – why must someone tell someone else they are “wrong”. In attempting to persuade and … Continue reading

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Oligarchy Response

I played the Oiligarchy game by Mollenidustria – a game that clearly and effectively conveys a specific point of view. The player is placed in the shoes of the CEO or other kind of representative of the most successful oil … Continue reading

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Reading response 4

1. The article discusses the creation of some contemporary “games” that refer to subjects, events or places in the real world, often called “documentary games.” This includes games like Call of Duty. The questions that are posed are whether or … Continue reading

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Katamari Design Doc

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Reading Response 3

1. a) I’m having difficulties thinking of a game that is completely balanced. Every game seems to have some kind of advantage for one player. Pong is one game that feels relatively balanced. At the same time, however, one of … Continue reading

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Super Robot WR35TL1NG

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Reading Response 2

Reading Response 2 1. Minesweeper Constitutive Rules: Game is played on a grid of variable size A variable amount of random grid spaces are marked A grid space is chosen if the grid space had been marked, then the player … Continue reading

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Reading Response 1

1. My preferred definition of a “game” that was described by the author is the one that he created himself. It is one of the only definitions presented that encompasses everything that I would consider a “game”. It includes everything … Continue reading

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