Essays about: "Games Workshop"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Games Workshop.

  1. 1. Weaving Mental Threads: Exploring the Touchpoints Between Parallel Game Worlds in an Ended World Setting

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Marilin Lõugas; [2019]
    Keywords : game design; interaction design; parallel worlds; ended world; digital games; mental threads; world-building;

    Abstract : This master thesis researches parallel digital world design in computer games in the setting of An Ended World. The main focus of the research is the touchpoints between two or more worlds and how the inputs from a designer can influence the type of experience received by the player. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pricing for the players or the hobbyists? : A look into Games Workshop pricing

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Sebastian Engstrand; [2018]
    Keywords : Warhammer; Games Workshop; Pricing; Warhammer 40 000; Miniature Game;

    Abstract : This paper looks into the pricing of Warhammer 40 000 miniature, manufactured by the company Games Workshop. On some internet forums there has been a discussion on whether the prices rise without giving anything in return, and whether the company cares about the players or the hobbyists. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Underrepresented Narratives : Social Anxiety in Games

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Thiago Alves; [2018]
    Keywords : Game Design; Game Design Patterns; Social Anxiety; Mental Disorders; Representation; Personal Experiences;

    Abstract : This research focuses on pushing forward the understanding of mental disorders portrayals in games, more specifically social anxiety, which still lies as a marginalized topic in this medium. In order to understand honest manifestations of social anxiety in games, the first step is to conduct a close reading of games made by people who suffer from this mental disorder. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gaming with sustainability and the life below the waves : How to stimulate a peaceful co-existence with our plante's water and the life there-in through engaging experiences

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Felizia Schnell; [2017]
    Keywords : Engagement; Engaging; Learning games; Oceans; Youths; Exhibitions;

    Abstract : In 2015 the UN completed a list of environmental and social goals, one of these goals is the “life in the water” goal, or goal 14. It focuses on the factors endangering the diversity and the ecological balance in the water. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects of intrinsic motivation, extrinsic motivation and toolkits onuser participation in User-generated content for video games: : A quantitative study of product development in online communities

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Joakim Lundmark; Eric Sandström Lindberg; [2015]
    Keywords : Intrinsic; extrinsic; motivation; UGC; user-generated content; video-games; toolkits;

    Abstract : In this thesis we will discuss the subject of user participation in the development process of products, specifically video games, through a concept called User-generated content. Product development demands speed and flexibility in the development process and it has been suggested that managers should revise the process of product development to become more flexible and integrate the consumer in increasingly more steps of the process. READ MORE