The Stuff Games Are Made of

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Product Details

Price
$36.00
Publisher
MIT Press
Publish Date
Pages
184
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.95 X 0.55 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780262546119

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About the Author

Pippin Barr is Associate Professor of Computation Arts at Concordia University. Barr has collaborated with artists including Marina Abramovic and @seinfeld2000 and produced games about everything from airplane safety instructions to chess to parenting. He is the author of How to Play a Video Game and cohost of the podcast GAMETHING.

Reviews

"Challenging both human and hardware is at the centre of Barr's new book, The Stuff Games Are Made Of, an entertaining unpacking of the systems and quirks behind game design, illustrated by the oddities of his own works and a smattering of video game history."
--Financial Times