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Better Game Characters by Design: A Psychological Approach (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Interactive 3d Technology)

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Better Game Characters by Design Games are poised for a major evolution, driven by growth in technical sophistication and audience reach. This work reveals that the key to good design is leveraging player psychology: understanding what's memorable, exciting, and useful to a person about real-life social interactions, and applying those insights to character design. Full ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published June 14th 2006 by CRC Press (first published June 5th 2006)
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O livro de 336 paginas é um verdadeiro guia de como se deve pensar quando estiver desenvolvendo personagens para seu jogo. Seu conteúdo não mergulha nas profundezas da psicologia, mas sim, boia sobre sua superfície tornando-se claro para os mais leigos do assunto, que com o apoio de varias ilustrações e vídeos conseguirão compreender o assunto tratado com uma facilidade imensa.
O livro apresenta vários conceitos psicológicos que podem ser trabalhados nos personagens de jogos de todos os gêneros e
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