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Picture My Story


Share your story and live the city of Amsterdam to its fullest! Background on pervasive gaming: Mayra focuses on social online game worlds as an important form of contemporary games cultures (146). In defining… Continue reading

Immersion aspects in Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem


Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem is a Nintendo GameCube videogame developed by Silicon Knights, and it was released in 2002. The title was marketed as a psychological horror game due to its sanity-related mechanics.… Continue reading



The present analysis saw us designing an adventure game and then switching that genre to a traditional puzzle approach one. We first define and analyze each separate genre, then we define and categorize… Continue reading

Playing house with the Sims


The Sims is a game that needs no lengthy introduction, it has been such a success that most people with any gaming history for the past 12 years know of its existence, and… Continue reading

20 years of gaming


My personal gaming history would require a couple of thousand words, if not more,  as videogames have been one of my main entertainment sources since early age . Growing up, of course, I… Continue reading