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Game 4 Design Document

Get Outta The Sh*thole Sea Oak Design Document

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Game 4a: Sea Oak

Sea Oak Design Document

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Game 3: Get the Degree

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Reading Response 7

1) Explain the terms diegetic and extra diegetic as used in “A Touch of Medieval ”. Diegetic refers to the game narrative and the things that actually make up the game narrative. Extra diegetic refers to the things that aren’t narrative related, … Continue reading

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Reading Response 6

Questions: 1. The chapter in ROP examines a critical debate in game design – the role, function and definition of “narrative” in games. A) Describe, from your own game playing experience, an example of what would make up the embedded … Continue reading

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Polemical Game Concept

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Reading Response 5

Reading Notes 5 – Discussion of Super Columbine Massacre RPG The game Super Columbine Massacre RPG is a role playing computer game that is based on the Columbine Massacre that occurred on April 20th, 1999. It is a single player … Continue reading

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Reading Response 4

1. The paper asks “Can games get real?” and presents a few arguments that games are getting real. The authors claim that most games, particularly video games, have fallen into many categories but the documentary genre. They then go on … Continue reading

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Game 2 “Katamari Collision”

Rules for the game “Katamari Collision” Katamari Collision

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Reading Response 3

1. Creating a perfectly level playing field is a complicated challenge. 1a): Describe a game that you believe is perfectly balanced (provides a perfectly level playing field). 1b): Describe a game that you believe is un-balanced. 1c): What are your … Continue reading

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Fishing Game

Fishing_Game_Perez Soul Fishing, By Jose Perez

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Reading Response 2

Questions: 1. Choose a simple game (not found in the reading) and describe its Constitutive Rules, Operational Rules, and (at least 3…) Implicit Rules. A simple game that comes to mind is Hide and Go Seek. There may be variants to the … Continue reading

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Reading Response 1

Questions: 1. After reading Salen & Zimmerman’s taxonomy of game definitions. explain which definition(s) for game appeals to you most?  I find Roger Caillos’ definition of play, which I believe is also meant to describe games, appealing. For the most … Continue reading

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