Essays about: "games"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 870 essays containing the word games.

  1. 1. Augmenting Board Games using Virtual Reality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Alexander HannaSandberg Martin Römer Daniel Dehmer Östebo FredrikBerndtsson Eliasson; [2017-08-09]
    Keywords : VR; virtual reality; augmented; board game; zombicide; multiplayer; unreal engine; chalmers; bachelor exam project; interaction;

    Abstract : Virtual reality, VR, is a relatively new technology which right now shows great commercial potential and garners the attention of many game developers. Even though many games and prototypes have been made using VR technology, few studies have been found which explore how VR could augment games of genres other than computer games. READ MORE

  2. 2. ACROSS THE POND AND BEYOND. A UK/US comparison of game localisation and literary translation from Japanese works

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Theo Gillberg; [2017-08-01]
    Keywords : japanska; Japanese; video games; localisation; foreignisation; domestication; translation studies; humour; names; role language;

    Abstract : Critics of Venuti‘s foreignisation/domestication concept tend to focus on his vague definitionsof key terms or the limited viability of implementing his ideas in practice. However, fewquestion the premise of his perspective, i.e. linking domesticating translation practices to bothlinguistic and cultural dominance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children Learning Object Oriented Programming: A Design Science Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Hampus Gunnrup; Pooriya Balavi; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : Educational game; object oriented programming; OOP; children; learning; design science;

    Abstract : The discipline of teaching children is a topic that hasbeen explored extensively throughout history. There are knowntheories about pedagogy which repeatedly have been proven to besuccessful, and have been used in countless cases. One area thatremains unexplored, however, is teaching the concepts of objectoriented programming to children. READ MORE

  4. 4. Real-Time Vehicle Trails in Deformable Terrain

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Alexander Frisk; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : One way to make racing games more realistic is to have the vehicles in the game deform the terrain and leave permanent trails when driving them. This master thesis presents algorithms and theories about generating those trails behind the vehicles in real-time applications. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social Insecurity & Games : Games for self-reflection

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Sebastian Hansson Aneer; Douglas Gidlöf; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Anxiety; Design; Game; Mechanics; Link;

    Abstract : This is a study of how games can be used to encourage self-reflection. The study uses Everyday-Social Anxiety to establish a base point from which to make a game. During the study a game was developed using the research found. The game uses mechanics in order to link the player to the games protagonist. READ MORE