[Download] ✤ Introduction to Game Analysis By Clara Fernández Vara – Heartforum.co.uk This accessible textbook gives students the tools they need to analyze games using strategies borrowed from textual analysis As the field of game studies grows videogame writing is evolving from the m This accessible textbook gives students the tools they need to analyze games using strategies borrowed from textual analysis As the field of game studies grows videogame writing is evolving from the mere evaluation of gameplay graphics sound and replayablity to reflective Introduction to MOBI :Ä writing that manages to convey the complexity of a game and the way it is played in a cultural contextClara Fernndez Vara's concise primer provides readers with instruction on the basic building blocks of game analysis examination of context content and reception and formal ualities as well as the vocabulary necessary for talking about videogames' distinguishing characteristics Examples are drawn from a range of games both digital and non digital from Portal and World of Warcraft to Monopoly and the book provides a variety of exercises and sample analyses as well as a comprehensive ludography and glossaryIn this second edition of the popular textbook Fernndez Vara brings the book firmly up to date pulling in fresh examples from ground breaking new works in this dynamic field Introduction to Game Analysis remains a uniue practical tool for students who want to become fluent writers and critics not only of videogames but also of digital media overall.
- 334 pages
- Introduction to Game Analysis
- Clara Fernández Vara
- 02 August 2014 Clara Fernández Vara