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Tongue Hunter: Pervasive Game Design

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By Maurits, JacO & Nita When our group was thinking of gaming away from a television or computer screen and attempting to make reality as a game, there was one thing we were… Continue reading

FARMVILLE: STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS OF PARTICIPATION

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The present post is an analysis of the videogame FarmVille in relation to the elements by which participation is organized proposed by Hamlet Murray. FarmVille is a simulation videogame distributed via social networks… Continue reading

Non-digital and Digital “Skipping Rope”: a comparative game analysis

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This short analysis addresses two variations of the game Skipping Rope to argue that the adaptations from a physical to a digital version of certain games maintain the goal of the activity but… Continue reading

Jaco’s Personal Game History

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My personal relation to games and playing: Games have played a subtle but representative role in my personality depending on the age and my interests. By the age of four I was constantly… Continue reading