Value based games are an interesting concept, because they often rely on the player to make certain choices to take the gameplay in a certain direction. While thinking of ideas, I wanted to come up with ideas that either experiences I’ve had or seen happen and turn into gameplay. My…

For this weeks journal entry, I played “A Closed World”, which is linked above. This game was designed to explore and research different aspects of games, in this case, the lack of compelling video game content for LGBTQ youth. As someone who enjoys playing video games, and is also part…

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

For this weeks journal entry, I decided to dive into one of my favorite games, Animal Crossing: New Horizons. I have spent over 150 hours playing this game this year, so I know the game engine as well as the objectives pretty well. As video games “increasingly becoming a forum…

In this series on YouTube produced by A+ Start, the player goes into glitches found in the Sonic The Hedgehog 2 game. At around 1:50, the player goes into the process of a glitch. found where you’re able to effectively “die” in a certain point, but then you come…

Glitches are commonplace in everyday life, and many people use the term interchangeably for malfunction, typically of computer equipment. In my own life, I use the term glitch for times when an assignment shows as submitted but wasn’t properly attached, as an example. Many including myself often view this…

For this weeks gameplay journal, I watched the above “Let’s Play” video on YouTube where they played a modded game of DayZ. DayZ is traditionally a survival game where the objective is to survive the longest using violent techniques. DayZ typically has very monotone colors and characters, and the…

For this weeks GamePlay assignment, I watched a Let’s Play video on YouTube where they played, what they named “Putting All The Innocents in the Traitor Hole.” Since this weeks module dived into videogame modification, this was a perfect video to watch. The actual game platform is a “sandbox…

For this weeks journal entry, I decided to watch a Let’s Play video featuring the recently popular Among Us game. I have personally played this game a few times, but it was interesting to watch others play it as well. Among Us is an online multiplayer social deduction game…

For this weeks gameplay, I watched the “Let’s Watch — Party Hard” which is an action stealth video game published by tinyBuild in 2015. The premise is the game is that you are an unnamed man who sneaks into locations and commits murders without getting noticed. As you progress through…

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