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The best action console game: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Banks, John A. (2007) The best action console game: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. In McKee, Alan (Ed.) Beautiful Things in Popular Culture. Blackwell Publishing, United States of America, Massachusetts, Malden, pp. 111-123.

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Abstract

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Just What Is It About Grand Theft Auto?
  • Narrative Meets Free-Form Play
  • There's Just So Much to Do in San Andreas
  • Opportunities to Create those Memorable Gaming Moments

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ID Code: 15066
Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: For more information about this book please refer to the publisher's website (see link) or contact the author.
Keywords: video games, interface design, action console game, play station controller, adult gamers
DOI: 10.1002/9780470690994.ch8
ISBN: 9781405131902
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100) > Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified (200199)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Screen and Media Culture (200212)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2008 Blackwell Publishing
Deposited On: 13 Oct 2008
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:34

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