Games, Design and Play: A detailed approach to iterative game design

By: Macklin, Colleen

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288 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight reading-wear and bumping to corners. This book offers a play-focused, process-oriented approach for designing games people will love to play. Drawing on a combined 35 years of design and teaching experience, Colleen Macklin and John Sharp link the concepts and elements of play to the practical tasks of game design. Using full-color examples, they reveal how real game designers think and work, and illuminate the amazing expressive potential of great game design.Focusing on practical details, this book guides you from idea to prototype to playtest and fully realized design. You'll walk through conceiving and creating a game's inner workings, including its core actions, themes, and especially its play experience. Step by step, you'll assemble every component of your "videogame," creating practically every kind of play: from cooperative to competitive, from chance-based to role-playing, and everything in between. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Film & Media::Video Games ; ISBN/EAN: 9780134392073. Inventory No: 029189. Paperback

Title: Games, Design and Play: A detailed approach to iterative game design

Author Name: Macklin, Colleen

Categories: Video Games,

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional: 2016

ISBN Number: 0134392078

ISBN Number 13: 9780134392073

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: As New

lbs: 1.88 lbs

Seller ID: 029189

Keywords: BZDB373 Film & Media::Video Games ; Games Design and Play A detailed approach to iterative game design Colleen Macklin Paperback