A Game Design Vocabulary: Exploring the Foundational by Anna Anthropy, Naomi Clark
By Anna Anthropy, Naomi Clark
Video games have frequently taken a imperative position in pop culture; actually, companies are even trying to 'gamify' conventional enterprise techniques. notwithstanding, our language for figuring out, discussing, and designing video games has remained primitive - and this has made it more challenging to create nice video games or intelligently evaluation them. this article fills this hole, delivering a whole shared framework for figuring out and comparing online game layout - as creators, as avid gamers, as scholars, as online game decision-makers.
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