Game sound technology and player interaction: Concepts and developments

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Abstract

The sounds that a player hears while immersed in a game can have dramatic effects on that person, opening up a considerable, far-reaching field of research.

Game Sound Technology and Player Interaction: Concepts and Developments researches both how game sound affects a player psychologically, emotionally, and physiologically, and how this relationship itself impacts the design of computer game sound and the development of technology. This compilation also applies beyond the realm of video games to other types of immersive sound, such as soundscape design, gambling machines, emotive and fantastical sound to name a few. The application for this research is wide-ranging, interdisciplinary, and of primary importance for academics and practitioners searching for the right sounds.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherIGI global
Number of pages504
ISBN (Print)9781616928285
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Full-text of this book is not available in this repository. This book is published by and copyright IGI Global. The book website is available at http://www.igi-global.com/Bookstore/TitleDetails.aspx?TitleId=41766

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