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Game On: The Language of Video Games

With 99 per cent of 8 to 15-year-olds playing video games, Michael Rosen and Dr Laura Wright explore how gaming is influencing language and storytelling.

With 99% of 8-15 year olds playing video games, Michael Rosen & Dr Laura Wright explore how gaming is influencing language and storytelling. From terms like 'epic fail' and 'levelling up' entering education and politics to sophisticated developments in interactive storytelling taking on the cinema and film industry. Narrative paramedic, Rhianna Pratchett and Associate Professor in Games Research, Esther MacCallum Stewart guide us through the world and language of gamers. There will be zombies...

Producer: Sarah Addezio.

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