Storytelling for Interactive Digital Media and Video Games by Nicholas B. Zeman

By Nicholas B. Zeman

The evolution of story-telling is as previous because the human race; from the start, whilst our ancestors first amassed round a campfire to proportion wondrous stories via oral traditions, to this day, with details and tales being shared via waves and filling monitors with phrases and photographs. tales have constantly surrounded us, and united us in methods different disciplines cannot. Storytelling for Interactive electronic Media and Video Games lays out the build of the tale, and the way it may be manipulated by way of the storyteller via sound, video, lights, images, and colour. This ebook is the suitable advisor to aspiring storytellers because it illustrates different demeanour of ways and why tales are informed, and the way to lead them to "interactive." Storytelling positive factors heavy online game improvement as a style of storytelling and supply, and the way to improve compelling plots, characters, settings, and activities within a video game. the concept that of electronic storytelling could be explored, and the way this differs from earlier incarnations of mediums for stories

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  • Explores the required parts of a narrative (setting, personality, occasions, series, and viewpoint) and the way they impact the viewer of the tale

  • Discusses media and its function in storytelling, together with photos, paintings, sound, video, and animation

  • Explores the impact of interactivity at the tale, similar to contest television, web-based storytelling, kiosks, and video games

  • Shows the different sorts of tale subject matters in gaming and the way they're interwoven

  • Describes the right way to make video games enticing and profitable intrinsically and extrinsically

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