The Dark Side of Game Play Controversial Issues in Playful Environments


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Play Games | Published on 19/Sep/2021 17:33

280 pages , Routledge , 2015-06-16
Games allow players to experiment and play with subject positions, values and moral choice. In game worlds players can take on the role of antagonists; they allow us to play with behaviour that would be offensive, illegal or immoral if it happened outside of the game sphere. While contemporary games have always handled certain problemat...[Read More]



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Online Gaming Stars The Biggest Stars Playing Your Favorite Games on YouTube!


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Online Games | Published on 08/Feb/2021 20:42

32 pages , 2017
Offers tips and tricks from the newest pop culture sensation: online gaming.



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Top Ten Must Have PS2 Racing Games


Published in: youtube > That Video Games Show > Racing Games | Published on 07/Dec/2020 13:30

Stuck on what to play or what to buy? Join TVGS as they list and discuss ten of the greatest Playstation 2 racing games the system ever received. Many great ...



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Lost in a Good Game Why We Play Video Games and what They Can Do for Us


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Multiplayer Games | Published on 05/Oct/2020 14:36

320 pages , Icon Books , 2019-04-04
An exploration of the psychological effects - the pleasures, benefits and disbenefits - of computer games, and a touching memoir of a dedicated gamer.



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Lost in a Good Game Why We Play Video Games and What They Can Do for Us


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Online Games | Published on 13/Apr/2020 01:47

340 pages , Icon Books , 2020-02-06
An exploration of the psychological effects - the pleasures, benefits and disbenefits - of computer games, and a touching memoir of a dedicated gamer.



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Well Played 1.0 Video Games, Value and Meaning


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Multiplayer Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 00:41

430 pages , Lulu.com , 2009-01-01
Video games can be "well played" in two senses. On the one hand, well played is to games as well read is to books. On the other hand, well played as in well done. This book is full of in-depth close readings of video games that parse out the various meanings to be found in the experience of playing a game. 22 contributors (developers, sc...[Read More]



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Violent Video Games and Society


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Kids Safe Games | Published on 05/Aug/2019 16:35

224 pages , 2017-04
The video game industry is big business, and with the improvement of Virtual Reality technology, video games will only become more realistic and immersive. Fears abound that they drive their players to commit violent acts. While many people believe the games desensitize kids to violence, others argue that there has been no scientific connection between aggres...[Read More]



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The Rough Guide to Videogaming


Published in: Google Books > Video games > Online Games | Published on 24/Jun/2019 20:31

523 pages , Rough Guides , 2002
Videogamers will find all they need to know in this collection of reviews of the top 150 games. Includes a roundup of monthly magazines and e-zines and Web site contact information for all hardware manufacturers, game developers, and publishers mentioned in the guide. Screen shots.



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