Pop Culture in Asia and Oceania Book PDF

Pop Culture in Asia and Oceania

  • Author : Jeremy A. Murray
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2016-08-15
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 444
  • ISBN : 9781440839917

Pop Culture in Asia and Oceania Book Description :

This ready reference is a comprehensive guide to pop culture in Asia and Oceania, including topics such as top Korean singers, Thailand's sports heroes, and Japanese fashion. • Supports the National Geography Standards by examining cultural mosaics and the globalization of cultural change • Connects popular culture to many disciplines, including anthropology, history, literature, film studies, political science, and sociology • Allows for cross-cultural comparisons between pop culture in the United States and Asia • Focuses on East Asia and South Asia, including China, Japan, Korea, India, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, and Pakistan, among other countries • Features a detailed introduction with important contextual information about pop culture in Asia and an extensive chronology

The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox Book PDF

The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox

  • Author : Tobias Heussner
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-18
  • Genre : Computers
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN : 9781351014380

The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox Book Description :

The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox continues where the Game Narrative Toolbox ended. While the later covered the basics of writing for games, the Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox will cover techniques for the intermediate and professional writer. The book will cover topics such as how to adapt a novel to a game, how to revive IPs and how to construct transmedia worlds. Each chapter will be written by a professional with exceptional experience in the field of the chapter. Key Features Learn from industry experts how to tackle today’s challenges in storytelling for games. A learn by example and exercise approach, which was praised in the Game Narrative Toolbox. An in depth view on advanced storytelling techniques and topics as they are currently discussed and used in the gaming industry. Expand your knowledge in game writing as you learn and try yourself to design quests, write romances and build worlds as you would as a writer in a game studio. Improve your own stories by learning and trying the techniques used by the professionals of game writing.