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Gamer revolution. Part 1 [videorecording] /
produced by Red apple Entertainment.
imprint
Toronto, Ont. : CBC Learning, c2007.
description
1 DVD (44 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
format(s)
DVD
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series title
imprint
Toronto, Ont. : CBC Learning, c2007.
credits note
Directed by Marc De Guerre, Ian Hannah; produced by Rachel Low, Marc De Guerre; writer, Marc De Guerre, produced by Red apple Entertainment, in association with IMG Media, Discovery Times Channel, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
general note
Disc label has c2006.
Title from disc label.
performer
Narrator: Colleen Rusholme.
abstract
"Takes viewers around the world from Asia to the heart of the Middle East in search of the most mind-bending stories from the leading edge of the game revolution. It also features interviews with gamers and game developers such as Will Wright, creator of the wildly popular life simulation game The Sims. Just how pervasive has gaming become? The U.S. army uses video games to train new recruits and to simulate real-life battle situations in preparation for combat. In Korea, computer nerds are sex symbols for the 21st century. In Syria, a developer has created a wildly popular shooter game designed to incite the rage of the young men of the Middle East"--Container.
catalogue key
6731559
technical details
DVD.

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