SHOOTER

SHOOTER SHOOTER is an anthology of critical essays about first person shooters The chapters explore the genre from a variety of cultural social political and historical perspectives Featuring chapters f

  • Title: SHOOTER
  • Author: Reid McCarter Patrick Lindsey Clint Hocking Paul Sousa
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 449
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • SHOOTER is an anthology of critical essays about first person shooters The 15 chapters explore the genre from a variety of cultural, social, political, and historical perspectives Featuring chapters from some of the best minds in game criticism, custom hand drawn illustrations, and a foreword by Clint Hocking, lead designer on Far Cry 2 and Splinter Cell.

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    1. The essays in this collection fall mostly into two categories:1) Pointing out the distortion and dehumanization necessary in making a fun game about killing (Call of Duty and friends).2) Summarizing the ways in which a game depicts the reality of gun violence through its mechanics to be something un-fun (Far Cry 2, Call of Cthulhu, Kane & Lynch 2).These are kind of frustrating lines of inquiry - fun then is always accompanied by guilt, and games aspiring to be "art" must subvert fun. The ess [...]

    2. Shooter is a good collection of video game essays focusing on deep level criticism of the FPS genre. Looking for a female perspective of gameplaying? How about a culture dive of Pripyat and nuclear fallout? Maybe just a mechanical focus on how to turn genre expectations around? This books has an essay for you. In fact, it probably has several essays for you.The mission of this book is really to just take the FPS genre from the hands of your local college frat boys. They want to spotlight the way [...]

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