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Sex in video games

Author: Brenda Brathwaite
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Charles River Media, ©2007.
Series: Advances in computer graphics and game development.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Developers, publishers, retailers, and consumers are asking themselves: When is sex appropriate in a game? How far is too far? What will it mean for the product? For its distribution? For my company? For me? Do games with sexual content sell better? Are they generally profitable? So far, there are no definitive answers to these questions." "Sex in Video Games provides insight into this issue and presents guidelines  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Brathwaite
ISBN: 1584504595 9781584504597
OCLC Number: 70883072
Description: xv, 319 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Defining sex --
History of sex in games --
Emergent sex --
The sexual backlash : hot coffee --
Positive inclusion --
Self regulation --
Censorship --
Obscenity / by Deborah Solomon --
What's appropriate? --
Reaching the market --
Responsibility --
Corporate concerns --
Sex across cultures --
Interviews.
Series Title: Advances in computer graphics and game development.
Responsibility: Brenda Brathwaite.
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Presenting a broad, yet in-depth view of a controversial subject, Brathwaite (game design, Savannah College of Art & Design) chronicles the sexual revolution in video games, from arcade games to the  Read more...

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