- Video Game Infographics: Who needs to read?
- Gaming in 2012
- Two More Representation Videos G322 OCR
- Gplus on the Modern Social Music Revolution
- Adele First to Hit Double Platinum on iTunes
- Why was Napster a game changer?
- Mobile Gaming by Numbers and a History of Online Gaming
- Mistresses Gender clip
- Two New Extracts for Representation – Class (Shameless) and Gender (Holby City)
- Waterloo Road – Representation of Age Extract
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Video Games: An industry in transition
GAMASUTRA.COM The 5 trends that defined the game industry in 2012 December 6, 2012 | By Kris Graft Editor-in-chief Kris Graft kicks off Gamasutra’s annual year-end roundups with five trends that defined 2012. Once December hits, pretty much every year … Continue reading
Not long now. How is the representation of GENDER constructed in this extract? How is the representation of AGE constructed in this extract?
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Adele’s 21 has hit 2 million downloads on iTunes, the first artist to do so. This adds to her record Billboard Chart stay of 21 weeks (the irony) which beats Whitney Houston’s record. Huffington Post on Adele’s Double Platinum
Another very useful infographic from Dailyinfographic on just how dominant mobile games are becoming. And here’s an offering from PC Mag on online gaming. Online Gaming
Another clip to analyse the construction of the representation of Gender.
How is the representation of class constructed in this extract? Consider mise en scene, cinematography, sound and editing. How is the representation of class constructed in this extract? Consider mise en scene, cinematography, sound and editing.
How is the representation of age constructed in this extract?
It’s important to remember that gender and sexuality are not the same thing. Queer as Folk The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister
Looking at this trailer which stereotypes of youth can you identify? Do you think these stereotypes create a positive or negative representation? Now look at the stereotypes that have been identified by media research. Which of Gould’s stereotypes can you … Continue reading
How is the representation of youth constructed in the extract? Consider the effect of Mise en Scene, lighting, sound, editing, shot types and camera movement.
When we think about the representation of ethnicity it’s important to remember Alvarado’s (1987) stereotypes in the representation of ethnicity and race; EXOTIC – DANGEROUS – PITIED – HUMOUROUS. A recent revision of this has added the SEXUALISED stereotype. Look … Continue reading