3. Activity

  1. Clive Fencott,
  2. Mike Lockyer,
  3. Jo Clay and
  4. Paul Massey

Published Online: 18 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118347584.ch3

Game Invaders: The Theory and Understanding of Computer Games

Game Invaders: The Theory and Understanding of Computer Games

How to Cite

Fencott, C., Lockyer, M., Clay, J. and Massey, P. (2012) Activity, in Game Invaders: The Theory and Understanding of Computer Games, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118347584.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470597187

Online ISBN: 9781118347584

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Keywords:

  • activity, computer games as practical models, comparing activity profiles;
  • GIL analysis tool in games, groups of game genres;
  • software, in identifying AGs and the right balance of AGs;
  • software for AG, the counting and twitch factor;
  • genres GIL's AG, matrix of genres against genres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Story of Activity Groups

  • An Overview of Activity Profiles

  • Three Driving Games

  • Calculating Genres

  • Summary

  • Tasks