Content tagged "World of Warcraft"
Event: Tuesday, December 15, 2009 @ 5:15 pm
Comparative Media Insights: “Race, Rights, and Virtual Worlds: Digital Games as Spaces of Labor Migration”
If virtual world users’ claims to citizenship and sovereignty within those worlds are to be taken seriously, so too must the question of “gray collar” or semi-legal virtual laborers.
Posted by T.L. Taylor
The notion of assemblage for computer game studies and the relationship between technological artifacts, game experience, and sociality.
Posted by Andrew Whitacre
Podcast: “On the WOW Pod: A Design for Extimacy and Fantasy-Fulfillment for the World of Warcraft Addict”
A discussion about the inducement of pleasure, fantasy fulfillment, and the mediation of intimacy in a socially-networked gaming paradigm such as World of Warcraft.
What game design opportunities do we create when we extend massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) to cell phones?