alternate reality game


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alternate reality game

n
a type of multimedia game for multiple players that takes place in real time and evolves according to decisions taken by the players rather than by a programmer
alternate reality gaming n
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The second and more demanding part of the game will focus on cracking code in Alternate Reality Game format.
This alternate reality game, said to promote harmful behavior and suicide in Russia and Central Asia, is named after the marien mammal and gives the wrong notion that they intentionally end their lives by 'beaching' themselves up on shorelines, where they eventually die from dehydration.
Also, last fall, the college launched what might be the first fully online credit bearing alternate reality game course.
In Chapters 2, 3 and 4, Atkinson provides methodically a series of discussions that focus on various dimensions of current extended screen phenomenon through numerous case studies and examples of transmedia, interactive cinema, experimental mobile cinema, alternate reality game (ARGs), iPad cinema, web, social media and live cinema ranging from completed to on-going and near-future developments projects.
This adaptation varies, especially according to the essence of the game--in a soccer match between two teams of five, for example, stopping ten players to answer the phone or check the weather is not feasible; in an ARG (Alternate Reality Game), since the relationship with time and space is eminently different from the relationship experienced in a sport like soccer, the indulgences are accepted.
Poster: The Arcane Gallery of Gadgetry: A Design Case Study of an Alternate Reality Game. Digital Humanities 2011 (http://goo.gl/oEVNU5) (25-03-2014).
Gamers and fans were captivated by the infamous Fallout 4 teaser website Survivor 2299, which was later revealed by its creator as a hoax and a bogus Alternate reality game (ARG) in December 2013.
Last year it was won by Newcastle's Tyneside Cinema, for its Time Machine project, which offered an alternate reality game to engage nine to 12-year-olds with the history of the building.
For an alternate reality game tied into a film people then have totally personal physiological encryption."
More recently, Johnson, Buhler, and Hillman (2010) described participating in the campus-wide alternate reality game Humans vs.
Demos highlighted new tools and games involving content generation, alternate reality game retargeting, social game play, and character behavior creation.
Tendo como objeto de estudo um Alternate Reality Game (arg), que como caracteristicas principais para seu desenvolvimento estao a coletividade e sociabilidade, a partir da perspectiva peirceriana de categorizacao do pensamento, iremos retratar como ocorre a construcao do conhecimento no processo de se jogar este genero de game.
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