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- Triumph Books 2015; US$ 11.99
The smash hit video game Minecraft continues to grow in popularity and in gameplay, adding more features and updating existing ones to make them richer and more complex. Players who mastered the basics with Minecrafter and leveled up with Minecrafter 2.0 Advanced can now become experts with Minecrafter 3.0 Advanced . Readers can delve into... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 125.00
This book is a multidisciplinary study of the translation and localisation of video games. It offers a descriptive analysis of the industry ? understood as a global phenomenon in entertainment ? and aims to explain the norms governing present industry practices, as well as game localisation processes. Additionally, it discusses particular translation... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 45.00
The book provides a comprehensive application of narrative theory to video games, and presents the player-response paradigm of game criticism. Video Game Narrative and Criticism explains the nature of gameplay - a psychological experience and a meaning-making process in the fictional world of video games. more...
- Triumph Books 2015; US$ 9.99
Dig all the diamonds you want, build the biggest castle, or even kill the Ender Dragon, but everyone knows there?s one thing that makes a true Minecraft master: the ability to build with Redstone. Redstone is the most complex and least understood part of the Minecraft world, and using it well is the most respected and sought-after skill in the... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2015; US$ 75.00
Video games have long been seen as the exclusive territory of young, heterosexual white males. In a media landscape dominated by such gamers, players who do not fit this mold, including women, people of color, and LGBT people, are often brutalized in forums and in public channels in online play. Discussion of representation of such groups in games... more...
- Pearson Education 2014; US$ 19.99
The Ultimate Player's Guide to Minecraft - PlayStation Edition Minecraft: These worlds are YOURS! Minecraft is WAY more than a game: it?s an alternate universe of creation, exhilaration, survival, adventure, passion! Don?t enter that universe alone. Take an experienced guide who?ll help you constantly as you learn the secrets of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
When making games for kids, it?s tempting to simply wing-it on the design. We were all children once, right? The reality is that adults are far removed from the cognitive changes and the motor skill challenges that are the hallmark of the developing child. Designing Games for Children , helps you understand these developmental needs of children and... more...
- Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2014; US$ 19.99
UNLOCK YOUR GAME'S NARRATIVE POTENTIAL! With increasingly sophisticated video games being consumed by an enthusiastic and expanding audience, the pressure is on game developers like never before to deliver exciting stories and engaging characters. With Video Game Storytelling , game writer and producer Evan Skolnick provides a comprehensive yet... more...
- John Hunt Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99
Robert Jackson is an arts writer and PhD student at Lancaster University studying Computer Science, systems, aesthetics and Continental Philosophy. He is an associate editor of Speculations, a journal dedicated to Speculative Realism and writes for the digital arts collective Furtherfield.org. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
Despite their popularity, online video games have been met with suspicion by the popular media and academic community. In particular, there is a growing concern that online video game play may be associated with deficits in social functioning. Due to a lack of empirical consistency, the debate surrounding the potential impact of online video game... more...