Ring Bearers: The Lord of the Rings Online as Intertextual Narrative

Ringbearers A focused analytical and investigative study of the game The Lord of the Rings Online from a range of cultural and design perspectives written by well-known experts in their fields. The essays collected here make an important contribution to the development of contemporary Game Studies, as well as to Media Studies and Adaptation Studies. Full description


Pub Date : 2012-02-15 | Author : Tanya Krzywinska | Publisher : Manchester University Press

ISBN 10 : 0719082927
ISBN 13 : 9780719082924

Ringbearers collects together essays by established and leading figures within Game Studies, each focused on different aspects of the Massively Multiplayer Online game The Lord of ..


Pub Date : 2013-03-01 | Author : Garry Crawford | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135275051
ISBN 13 : 113527505X

"Over only a few decades, digital gaming has become a major global leisure activity that now rivals the movie and music sectors. Due to this increasingly widespread popularity, gam..

Online Games Social Narratives

Pub Date : 2014-06-13 | Author : Esther MacCallum-Stewart | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317652236
ISBN 13 : 1317652231

The study of online gaming is changing. It is no longer enough to analyse one type of online community in order to understand the plethora of players who take part in online worlds..

Digital Games And Learning

Pub Date : 2011-03-31 | Author : Sara de Freitas | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9780826421371
ISBN 13 : 0826421377

The popularity of entertainment gaming over the last decades has led to the use of games for non-entertainment purposes in areas such as training and business support. The emergenc..

Sex And The Cinema

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Tanya Krzywinska | Publisher : Wallflower Press

ISBN 10 : 1904764738
ISBN 13 : 9781904764731

'Sex And The Cinema' traces the numerous factors and contexts - artistic, institutional, political and socio-culture - that have shaped the way that sex appears in film...

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