Storytelling in Video Games-L3 05

Storytelling in Video Games-L3 05

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An exploration of how video games utilise narrative elements to engage players and enhance gameplay.

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Understanding how your favourite video games are crafted, improving your own storytelling skills, engaging with video games on a deeper level

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Digital and meta skills


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Learning Intentions

- We are learning to understand how storytelling is used in video games. - We are learning to analyze narrative elements in video games. - We are learning to present our research in a digital presentation.

Success Criteria

- I can explain how storytelling in video games differs from other mediums. - I can identify and analyse narrative elements in video games. - I can present my research in a digital presentation.

Hints and tips

1. If you're unsure about a game's narrative elements, try looking at reviews or developer interviews for insights. 2. Remember to save your work regularly when creating your presentation. 3. If you're having trouble with the presentation tool, try using its help or tutorial feature.

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