Encyclopedia of games

Encyclopedia of games

A contribution to the better understanding between players and those who are still spectators.
Gameplay Level Avatar Session Quest Item Dice Life Inventory Controller Trigger Winning
Mathias MertensMathias Mertens
is an adjunct professor of media studies. He is currently Temporary Professor for Media Studies at the University of Cologne. His most important publications include Wir waren Space Invaders. Geschichten vom Computerspielen (i.e., We Were Space Invaders. Stories from Computer Games) and Kaffeekochen für Millionen. Die spektakulärsten Ereignisse im World Wide Web (i.e., Coffee-Making for Everyone. The Most Spectacular Events on the World Wide Web). He also writes regularly on digital culture for the weekly newspaper Freitag.
Illustrations: Łukasz Dudasz, Grupa Autograf

Translated by Jonathan Uhlaner
Copyright: Goethe-Institut Poland
July 2014