On the Way to Fun: An Emotion-Based Approach to Successful Game Design, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

On the Way to Fun

An Emotion-Based Approach to Successful Game Design, 1st Edition

By Roberto Dillon

A K Peters/CRC Press

200 pages

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How can video games be fun and immerse players in fantastic worlds where anything seems possible? How can they be so engaging to have become the main entertainment product for children and adults alike? In On the Way to Fun, the author proposes a possible answer to these questions by going back to the roots of gaming and showing how early games, as

Table of Contents

Emotions and Games: The 6-11 FrameworkCase Studies: Retro GamesCase Studies: Indie GamesConclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COM012040
COMPUTERS / Programming / Games