Archive for the ‘Notes on literature’ Category
Issue also includes seven smaller persective pieces and five reviews.
An open access journal has published an issue about games, Games as Transformative Works.
Mick West writes about how to make NPCs or game system to make mistakes in a piece Intelligent Mistakes: How to Incorporate Stupidity Into Your AI Code at Gamasutra; something we needed also think when designing poker minigame for Lies and Seductions.
Game Studies journal seems to be resurrected after long coma.
The proceedings is available online.
Note for myself: check publications at http://www.thechineseroom.co.uk/.
Workshop for NPC AI: http://dces.essex.ac.uk/staff/lucas/aignet/npcai.html. Presentation slides should appear to workshop site at some point according to report at Game AI for Developers.
Presentations seems interesting. Need to check if the presenters have published something relevant to my research.
Available on the Internet.
Need to check at least following papers:
Just game across with A chronological history of computer, video games and related technologies.
From quick reading, the paper A Preliminary Study Of Shy Males Interacting With A Virtual Female seems useful. I Need to reread it with time and think if I can use it in my dissertation. From Abstract of the paper:
Pan, X. & Slater, M. (2007). A Preliminary Study Of Shy Males Interacting With A Virtual Female. In Presence 2007: The 10th Annual International Workshop on Presence, Pp. 101-108, Barcelona, Spain. URL: http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/staff/S.Pan/PanandSlater.pdf.