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Hollywood gamers: Digital Convergence in the Film and Video Game Industries

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Indiana University Press
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[2010]
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"For years, major film studios have licensed products related to their most popular films; video game spin-offs have become an important part of these licensing practices. Where blockbuster films are concerned, the video game release has become the rule rather than the exception. In Hollywood Gamers, Robert Alan Brookey explores the business conditions and technological developments that have facilitated the convergence of the film and video game industries. Brookey treats video games as rhetorical texts and critically examines several games to determine how specific industrial conditions are manifest in game design. Among the games (and films) discussed are Lord of the Rings, The Godfather, Spider-Man, and Iron Man."--From publisher description.
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Convergence (Telecommunication)
Electronic books
Motion picture industry -- Technological innovations
Motion pictures and video games
Video games industry -- Technological innovations
title_displayHollywood gamers : digital convergence in the film and video game industries
title_fullHollywood Gamers : Digital Convergence in the Film and Video Game Industries Brookey, Robert Alan.
Hollywood gamers : digital convergence in the film and video game industries / Robert Alan Brookey
Hollywood gamers [electronic resource] : digital convergence in the film and video game industries / Robert Alan Brookey
title_shortHollywood gamers
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Convergence (Telecommunication)
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Motion picture industry
Motion picture industry -- Technological innovations
Motion pictures and video games
Park & Recreation Management
Technological innovations
Video games industry
Video games industry -- Technological innovations