Rules of Play

Rules of Play

Infobox Book
name = Rules of Play: Game Design Fundamentals
author = Eric Zimmerman, Katie Salen


subject = Game design
publisher = MIT Press
pub_date = 2003-10-01
media_type = paperback
pages = 688
isbn = ISBN 978-0262240451

"Rules of Play: Game Design Fundamentals" is a book on game design by Katie Salen and Eric Zimmerman, published by MIT Press.


=See also=
*List of books on computer and video games

External links

* [http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/item/default.asp?ttype=2&tid=9802 Official MIT Press website] , featuring a couple of downloadable chapters and a Table of Contents
* [http://www.gamedevelopers.ie/news/viewnews.php?article=92 Review by Julian Kücklich]


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