HU 135 Video Game Theory

Video Game Theory introduces students to the vast diversity of video game types, their evolution over time, archetypes of players, and future trends of the industry. Students analyze games for their social, historical and cultural significance. Students will learn about the successes and pitfalls of marketed games. Issues of character development and narrative structure also will be covered, as well as effective group dynamics of a video game design team. Majors or instructor's permission only. Contact Hours: (3,0)