Monthly Archives: September 2012

  1. Discussion 9/28

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    September 27, 2012 by ald7th

    Hey everybody! This is Anna Dobben and Stephen Czaja’s discussion section post. For class tomorrow we are going to discuss …
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  2. Wark-related Material

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    September 24, 2012 by rcthames

    Hey everyone, Since I’ve worked with this book before, I figured I would post some additional material I have. I …
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  3. Super Mario Vanitas

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    September 22, 2012 by climagiste

    Death and the Poetics of Fun “Everyone considers dying important; but as yet death is no festival” —Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus …
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  4. The Death Drive of “Fatality”

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    September 22, 2012 by jesseal

    Death is a tricky concept in all media, but the video game is necessarily obsessed with it. This is an …
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  5. Using the Gaps, Story vs. Plot in Fallout

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    September 21, 2012 by rcthames

    Ryan Thames The distinction between plot and story is important in analyzing movies, books, and television series. Yet, in video …
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  6. Discussion 9/21

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    September 20, 2012 by eclare138

    Hey Guys! Here’s some discussion topics for class tomorrow! 🙂 First, play this game, don’t worry it’s pretty short. Alright, …
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  7. The Digital Revolution: How Consumer Are Driving the Future of Games Retail

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    September 20, 2012 by axelordz

    My article, titled “The Digital Revolution: How Consumers Are Driving the Future of Games Retail”, was interesting look at the …
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  8. The Digital Revolution: How Consumers Are Driving the Future of Games Retail

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    September 20, 2012 by zack373

    “What’s going to happen to brick-and-mortar game retailers as the industry grows more and more digital?” (Parker 1) Similar to …
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  9. Flâneuse Versus Frag Doll

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    September 20, 2012 by eclare138

      The article Hats of Affect: A Study of Affect, Achievements, and Hats in Team Fortress 2 examines the relationships …
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  10. The Value of Restraint and Diversity in Role-Playing Game Ludonarrative

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    September 20, 2012 by swrig22

    The article: http://www.destructoid.com/promoted-blog-it-s-all-about-the-powers-you-don-t-play-234698.phtml Author: Steven Wright On September 11, 2012, a user going by the handle “Wrenchfarm” posted a front-page …
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