Essays about: "word games"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 18 essays containing the words word games.

  1. 11. The Hunger Games Viral Marketing Campaign : A Study of Viral Marketing and Fan Labor

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Sandra Ilar; [2014]
    Keywords : The Hunger Games; Lionsgate; Film Marketing; Viral Marketing; Fans; Fandom; Fan Labor; Digital Labor; Word of Mouth; Social Media; Twitter;

    Abstract : This essay examines Lionsgate’s viral marketing campaign for The Hunger Games (Gary Ross, 2012) and the marketing teams’ use of new marketing techniques and the online fan base. The essay also asks the question to what extent the fans’ participation in Lionsgate’s marketing campaign can be called fan labor. READ MORE

  2. 12. Is TPM a dirty word? Digital rights management-systems and video games within the EU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Alquist; [2013]
    Keywords : EU-rätt; EU law; Immaterialrätt; Intellectual Property Law; Digital rights management; DRM; Technological protection measures; TPM; Video game; Fundamental rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Dator- och TV-spel är relativt nyligen introducerade och komplext utformade verk, vilket innebär en utmaning avseende upphovsrättsligt skydd. I huvudsak består ett sådant spel av ett flertal olika upphovsrättsliga alster, inkluderande programvaran, som är oupplösligt sammansatta i en och samma produkt. READ MORE

  3. 13. Functional shift and semantic change in Lord of the Rings Online

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Susanne Norlin; [2013]
    Keywords : Semantic change; functional shift; LotRO; MMORPG; English; pejoration; word formation process; metaphorical extension; amelioration; widening; denominal verbs.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to identify functional shifts and semantic changes in the Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game Lord of the Rings Online. The focus is on new uses of established terms in Standard English and the intent is to see how the word formation processes work in an online gaming environment, and identify the possible reasons behind them. READ MORE

  4. 14. Multiple and weighted Potential Fields in arena games

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation

    Author : Helena Staberg; [2011]
    Keywords : AI; Potential Fields; Artificial Potential Fields; Formless; Arena games; Weights;

    Abstract : Potential Fields is an obstacle avoidance and general path-finding technique that has only quite recently started to be used in AI for video games. It has previously mainly been used in robotics for robot navigation. Although quite unexplored, Potential Fields have so far worked well in video games. READ MORE

  5. 15. Designing and implementing a word quiz in Flash

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : David Sundelin; [2010]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Education is evolving and is taking advantage of the digital society. Classrooms, study material, communication, etc. are in their traditional senses fading away and being replaced by their digital counterparts. Because of personal computers, faster Internet, and instant information access the need for Web-based education services has appeared. READ MORE