Archive | February 2013

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In my lecture today with Brian I learnt how to create an environment background using UDK, Brian showed us how to create this step by step, I found it easier to learn from this method as I could keep up to speed with the rest of the class, At the moment I am unsure about […]

Can A Video Game Lead To Murder?

After looking at research that changes the behaviour of a person I found an interesting article about a teenager who shot 3 police officers after play months on the game Grand Theft Auto, after reading through the article it seems that after killing so many police officers in the game it had psychologically gotten inside […]

My emotional attachment to video game characters

  The walking dead is a game series where you play as a character called Lee Everett, the main story is about Lee and a little girl called Clementine, where you basically have to protect her until you find her parents. I don’t think ever in my life I have played a game where there […]

My emotional attachment to video game characters

  Gears of war 3 is a 3rd person shooter where you fight monsters called locust, they are here to kill all of the humans and to just bring havoc to their world. In this world of death there is a character called Dominic Santiago who isn’t even the main character you play as but […]

My emotional attachment to video game characters

  After researching on the internet at people who are attached to video game characters I thought it would be interesting to write about some of the characters iv had an attachment with, the games I will be talking about is red dead redemption, gears of war 3 and the walking dead, I will not […]

Raiden Trad

Raiden Trad is a spaceship shooter but instead of side scrolling it scrolls upwards, what I liked about this game was that you are not only fighting enemy’s in their air there are also on the ground instead. The spaceship has two primary weapons the first one looks like giant bullets which shots all the […]

Can avatars change the way we think and act

  On the 25th February 2010 Stanford News published an article written by Christine Blackman on Can avatars change the way we think and act? After reading through the article it is mainly about people trying to use avatars to make people change their health. A quote that I found interesting was “according to a […]