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What Makes a Video Game? Thinking, Talking, and Writing About the Games You Love
Have you ever wondered what makes a videogame fun instead of boring? Do you enjoy talking about games with friends–not just playing them? The last decade and a half has seen an explosion of thoughtful and fascinating game analysis; in this course, you will read (and watch) some of this analysis and learn how to think and write about how games are put together!
Locations: Burligame, San Mateo
Recommended hours: 8
- Become familiar with core game design and analysis principles.
- Develop key critical thinking and analytical skills.
- Compose a thoughtful, written analysis on a game of your choice.