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The Resource Game design workshop : a playcentric approach to creating innovative games, by Tracy Fullerton, with a foreword by Eric Zimmerman

Game design workshop : a playcentric approach to creating innovative games, by Tracy Fullerton, with a foreword by Eric Zimmerman

Label
Game design workshop : a playcentric approach to creating innovative games
Title
Game design workshop
Title remainder
a playcentric approach to creating innovative games
Statement of responsibility
by Tracy Fullerton, with a foreword by Eric Zimmerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Since the publication of the second edition, many changes have occurred in the games industry, from an increase in multitouch screen platforms to a rise in smaller teams and development companies and more independent designers. This third edition expands discussions of new platforms and genres of play as well as processes, such as agile development (SCRUM). This edition emphasizes how to work with analytics to improve game play experience and the commercial viability of games. It also includes interviews with a number of independent designers"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fullerton, Tracy
Dewey number
794.8/1536
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.76.C672
LC item number
F84 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer games
  • Computer games
  • Computer graphics
Label
Game design workshop : a playcentric approach to creating innovative games, by Tracy Fullerton, with a foreword by Eric Zimmerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1: Game design basics. The role of the game designer -- The structure of games -- Working with formal elements -- Working with dramatic elements -- Working with system dynamics -- Pt. 2: Designing a game. Conceptualization -- Prototyping -- Digital prototyping -- Playtesting -- Functionality, completeness, and balance -- Fun and accessibility -- Pt. 3: Working as a game designer. Team structures -- Stages and methods of development -- Communicating your designs -- Understanding the new game industry -- Selling yourself and your ideas to the game industry
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxvii, 507 pages
Isbn
9781482217162
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013041517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn859196163
  • (OCoLC)859196163
  • 1412851
Label
Game design workshop : a playcentric approach to creating innovative games, by Tracy Fullerton, with a foreword by Eric Zimmerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1: Game design basics. The role of the game designer -- The structure of games -- Working with formal elements -- Working with dramatic elements -- Working with system dynamics -- Pt. 2: Designing a game. Conceptualization -- Prototyping -- Digital prototyping -- Playtesting -- Functionality, completeness, and balance -- Fun and accessibility -- Pt. 3: Working as a game designer. Team structures -- Stages and methods of development -- Communicating your designs -- Understanding the new game industry -- Selling yourself and your ideas to the game industry
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxvii, 507 pages
Isbn
9781482217162
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013041517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn859196163
  • (OCoLC)859196163
  • 1412851

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