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Analysing computer game genres

A student exploration of the different genres used in computer games. It is explained that the nature of a game can be determined by its marketing, packaging and the way colour, image and text are used. Students select their favourite genre, from role-play to adventure, and explain the level of interactivity that makes games differ from film. Their analysis delves into mise-en-scene, narrative and sound.

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3 minutes