Author Archives: khrk
Portal Fan Art
Here’s a website that is fan based and has a lot of different fan made art about Portal that was cool to look at.
Differences Between Game Players
I think the difference between expert and novice players is that expert game players play games more frequently than novices and they also have a better understanding and appreciation of the games. I’m a novice player because I do not … Continue reading
Evidence of Everything Exploding
I found Galloway’s article extremely interesting. I did not know that the genre of mod games was out there. I find it extremely interesting that people take aspects or codes of games and turn them into something completely different than … Continue reading
Seeker- Girls and Videogames
Here’s an article from the Seattle Pi from 10 years ago. I found it interesting because it talks about girls playing videogames and mentions Lara Croft.
The Subjective Shot in Movies
The one really intriguing thing about Galloway’s essay to me was about the subjective shot in movies. I never really thought about the different points of views that can be seen in movies because to me it just seemed normal … Continue reading
Pokemon Comes to Life
Yesterday’s class was a lot of fun for me talking about being a Nintendo kid and such and especially when Pokemon was brought up. I played Pokemon blue like it was no ones business. I found this clip and thought … Continue reading
Katie – First Reader
In the article, “Racing the Beam”, the author brings up the concept of midway games. Midway games “rely on partial reinforcement-a type of operant conditioning that explains how people become attached (and possibly addicted) to experiences. Partial reinforcement provides rewards … Continue reading