Well Played (Vol. 1, No. 3)

by: Drew Davidson

The Well Played Journal is a forum for in-depth close readings of video games that parse out the various meanings to be found in the experience of playing a game. It is a reviewed journal open to submissions that will be released on a regular basis with high-quality essays.


Book Details

Pages

106

Language(s)

English

Release Date

May 2, 2012

Product Dimensions

6 x 9

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  • Queue’d Up: The Functioning of Randomized Groups in World of Warcraft, by Charles Ecenbarger II
  • EUROPA UNIVERSALIS II: Conquest, trading, diplomacy from the Middle Ages to Napoleon, by Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen
  • Deus Ex Ludos: Representation, Agency, and Ethics in Deus Ex: Invisible War, by Joseph Hogle
  • Playing as a Woman as a Woman as if a Man, by Gabriela T. Richard

The Well Played Journal is a forum for in-depth close readings of video games that parse out the various meanings to be found in the experience of playing a game. It is a reviewed journal open to submissions that will be released on a regular basis with high-quality essays.