By Grant Tavinor(auth.), Dominic McIver Lopes(eds.)

The artwork of Videogames explores how philosophy of the humanities theories built to handle conventional artwork works is additionally utilized to videogames.

  • Presents a distinct philosophical method of the artwork of videogaming, situating videogames within the framework of analytic philosophy of the humanities
  • Explores how philosophical theories built to handle conventional paintings works is usually utilized to videogames
  • Written for a extensive viewers of either philosophers and videogame fanatics through a thinker who's additionally an avid gamer
  • Discusses the connection among video games and prior inventive and leisure media, how videogames permit for interactive fiction, the function of video game narrative, and the ethical prestige of violent occasions depicted in videogame worlds
  • Argues that videogames do certainly qualify as a brand new and fascinating kind of representational artwork

Content:
Chapter 1 the hot artwork of Videogames (pages 1–14):
Chapter 2 What Are Videogames besides? (pages 15–33):
Chapter three Videogames and Fiction (pages 34–60):
Chapter four entering into Fictional Worlds (pages 61–85):
Chapter five video games via Fiction (pages 86–109):
Chapter 6 Videogames and Narrative (pages 110–129):
Chapter 7 Emotion in Videogaming (pages 130–149):
Chapter eight The Morality of Videogames (pages 150–171):
Chapter nine Videogames as artwork (pages 172–196):

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