Ch 12: Video Games in the Digital Age

About This Chapter

This mobile-friendly chapter provides an overview of video games in the digital age. These fun lessons and assessments are designed to improve your video game industry knowledge for upcoming exams, assignments, projects or fun.

Video Games in the Digital Age - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our expert communications instructors discuss the history and evolution of computer and video games, as well as the ways in which video games play into modern-day digital communication. As you work through these bite-sized lessons, you can expect to study digital video game industry technologies, in-game advertising and more. The chapter comes with short quizzes to help you check your understanding of the lesson concepts. You can access these resources on any Internet-connected device, and our instructors are happy to answer any questions you may have. By the end of the chapter, you'll be equipped to:

  • Summarize the history of video and computer games
  • Describe the functions and uses of video game industry technologies
  • Assess the connections between digital communication and video games
  • Analyze a case study involving in-game advertising

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