Readings during the holidays

We are going to have our upcoming meeting in about two weeks after Chinese New Year. Here are a few readings for you to finish before we meet again on 22 February 2019.

Happy Chinese New Year



Class 03 – Formal elements in game (2018B)


  • Systems of games
  • Formal elements of games

The formal elements of game

  • Players
  • Objectives
  • Procedures/steps
  • Rules
  • Resources
  • Conflicts
  • Boundaries
  • Outcome


  • Studies of the mixed reality game – Can you see me now? by Blast Theory. Present the reasons why you consider it as a game and as a piece of artwork.
  • Submit your short writings in class or send email to with in digital format


Presentation slides