Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Altug Isigan's Blogs Sat, 05 Sep 2015 03:48:53 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Three Types of Point-of-View - by Altug Isigan Design Point-of-View is not simply perceptual view. Find out what else is involved. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 03:00:00 EST Rock Paper Scissors: A Linguistic Approach - by Altug Isigan Design,Serious Games produce meaning, which allows us to say that they qualify as language. In this article I provide a preliminary sketch for a linguistic approach to games and apply it to the well-known game Rock-Paper-Scissors. Sat, 20 Oct 2012 11:25:00 EDT Narrative Articulation Through Gameplay - by Altug Isigan Design Every instance of gameplay is at the same time a narrative unit. Find out why. Thu, 24 May 2012 04:00:00 EDT Is Emergence the Nature of Games? - by Altug Isigan Design Can we safely assume that games render emergent every instance of their use? Sun, 15 Jan 2012 02:40:00 EST Games That Can't Be Won - by Altug Isigan Design Non-winnability is often interpreted as open-endedness, and also being brought up as part of arguments that claim that games aren't stories. In this article I will discuss why these views are flawed. Sun, 06 Nov 2011 03:36:00 EST Game Narrativity and Interaction - by Altug Isigan Design To what degree are players allowed to manipulate a game's narrative elements? Fri, 19 Aug 2011 05:20:00 EDT