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Beyond Game Design

Beyond Game Design - 09 edition

Beyond Game Design - 09 edition

ISBN13: 9781584506713

ISBN10: 1584506717

Beyond Game Design by Chris Bateman - ISBN 9781584506713
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Course Technology, Inc.
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Beyond Game Design by Chris Bateman - ISBN 9781584506713

ISBN13: 9781584506713

ISBN10: 1584506717

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 09

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As a game designer, you are always looking for new ways to make a game unique and interesting. Beyond Game Design:Nine Steps Toward Creating Better Videogames shows you how to make better video games by challenging you to think outside of conventional game design wisdom.Written as a series of essays by industry experts on different components of game theory and design, the book tackles the full spectrum of issues related to how and why players enjoy certain games. You'll explore player emotions, patterns of play, gender and cultural diversity, accessibility issues, and various types of player skills. Providing practical, hands-on design tips and advice, as well as the theory and psychology behind how and why people play games, Beyond Game Design will help you tap into new player types and new ways to engage players as you discover how to make better, more successful videogames.

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