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Review: Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader

User Review  - Nyssa - Goodreads

I do appreciate that the authors in this volume took time to actually play the game they study. I felt that rather than just reading about it, their experiences in this world would lead to a greater ... Read full review

Review: Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader

User Review  - Jon Cassie - Goodreads

Interesting ethnographic articles about various aspects of how players and programmers create and maintain identity, play and a sense of verisimilitude in World of Warcraft. A good read for people interested in culture, digital culture, world-building and MMOs. Read full review

Review: Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader

User Review  - Timothy - Goodreads

Most of these essays seem a little shallow, but nearly each of them make an interesting point or two. While this book isn't amazing, most of the work contained is better than is the norm for this sort of literature. Read full review

Review: Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader

User Review  - Diane Krawczak - Goodreads

Written by academics that play WoW. They made some observations that were quite interesting-Almost legitimizes wow, made it relevant in real life. Note: This was a library book that I had to skim ... Read full review

Review: Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader

User Review  - Trevor - Goodreads

An excellent resource for anyone interested in how World of Warcraft is both reflecting and directing the culture(s) that produced it. Shane Hinton and I recorded a full review of the book for our ... Read full review


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