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Author Costikyan, Greg, author.

Title Uncertainty in games / Greg Costikyan.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2013]


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 Axe Books 24x7 IT E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (viii, 141 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Playful thinking series
Playful thinking (Cambridge, Mass)
Note Print version record.
Summary In this book Costikyan argues that games require uncertainty to hold our interest, and that the struggle to master uncertainty is central to their appeal. Game designers, he suggests, can harness the idea of uncertainty to guide their work. He e
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Games -- Design and construction.
Game theory.
Video games -- Design and construction.
Computer games -- Design and construction.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Costikyan, Greg. Uncertainty in games Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, [2013] 9780262018968 (DLC)2012020557
ISBN 9780262313582 (ebook)
9780262018968 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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