The Video Game Theory Reader 2

The Video Game Theory Reader 2


The online game idea Reader 2 choices up the place the 1st Video video game conception Reader (Routledge, 2003) left off, with a gaggle of top students turning their consciousness to next-generation platforms-the Nintendo Wii, the PlayStation three, the Xbox 360-and to new concerns within the speedily increasing box of games experiences. The participants are one of the most well known students engaged on games this present day together with Henry Jenkins, Jesper Juul, Eric Zimmerman, and Mia Consalvo. whereas the 1st quantity had a powerful specialize in early games, this quantity additionally addresses extra modern concerns similar to convergence and MMORPGs. the quantity concludes with an appendix of approximately forty rules and ideas from various theories and disciplines which were usefully and insightfully utilized to the examine of video games.

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