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07 - story, character and dramatic elements
DUE NEXT WEEK: GAME CONCEPT DOCUMENT AND PRESENTATION!!!
The Dramatic Arc
KEY CHAPTER QUESTIONS
■ How do stories in games differ from those in films and other entertainment media?
■ What are some traditional story structures and how do they relate to plot?
■ What is interactivity and how can it be applied to storytelling?
■ What are some dramatic storytelling devices used in games?
■ How does story affect immersion in a game?
■ How are game characters different from characters in other media?
■ What are avatars and how do they relate to player identity?
■ How does visual character development differ from other forms of character development in games?
■ What are some character types and archetypes, and how do they relate to story structure?
■ What are several purposes of dialogue in games?
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