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Mid-Week Gear Check
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Week 2 Games MOOC

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  • 1. Games Based Learning MOOC http://gamesmooc.shivtr.com
  • 2. Midweek Gear Check Week 2
  • 3. Games MOOC
  • 4. Avatars and Online Identity #gamemooc Tweetchat
  • 5. Screenshots and Discussion Daedalus Project
  • 6. Minecraft Friday Office Hours 2-4 pm Open House Next Saturday
  • 7. Minecraft Marianne Malmstrom Knowclue Kidd Next Tuesday
  • 8. World of Warcraft Friday Office Hours 2-4 pm Saturday Google Hangout How to Introduce World of Warcraft
  • 9. Discussion of how to Introduce WoW Inevitable Instructors
  • 10. AVATARS, ALTS, TOONS And the WORLDS they live in
  • 11. Screenshots and Discussion Daedalus Project
  • 12. Avatar Sanskrit term meaning the living embodiment of a god. Neal Stephenson in his book Snowcrash popularized this term to mean online representation of self. Often used interchangeably by gamers with toon, alt, or character.
  • 13. TOON 'Toon' is a term used gamers, especially players of massively multiplayer online role playing games (MMORPG) for a player character in the game. The term is a shortened form of cartoon.
  • 14. ALTs and Mains • Alternate character, a secondary character in a MMORPG. MMORPGs often allow for multiple characters. An Alt is distinguished from a “Main.” A Main is usually the primary character one plays.
  • 15. What is a gravatar? “Your Gravatar is an image that follows you from site to site appearing beside your name when you do things like comment or post on a blog.” https://en.gravatar.com/ http://en.gravatar.com/
  • 16. 1st Person Shooter • FPSs show a first person perspective, that renders the game world from the visual perspective of the player character. • You will typically not see your avatar unless there is a mirror or cinematic.
  • 17. Third Person Shooter • Third-person shooter (TPS) is a genre of video games where the player character is seen at a distance from a number of different possible perspective angles. • Common angle is looking over character’s right shoulder
  • 18. NPC • Non-player character, a character in a role-playing game or video game who is controlled by the game rather than by a player.
  • 19. Pets & Companions
  • 20. Kid Virtual Worlds
  • 21. Wonderland
  • 22. Naming Your Avatar
  • 23. Choose Your Avatar
  • 24. Inside the Workspace

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