TITLE

Video Games: What They Can Teach Us About Audience Engagement

AUTHOR(S)
GEE, JAMES PAUL
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advantages of video games to players and its significance to journalism. The author highlights that the content of a video game motivates players to engage in the game's virtual worlds and encourages them to make choices, solve problems, and reflect on the results of their performance. He states that journalists can use this concept of video games to effectively deliver news to consumers. He also explains that this concept will help journalists develop the readers' ability to absorb the information they receive.
ACCESSION #
51917662

 

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