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Index

Acorn, 11

affordances, 5, 15259, 162

agent, 3, 8, 10, 25, 28, 39, 41, 45, 112, 114, 13536, 144, 15660, 162

Akalabeth, 7

Alien Fires: 2199 AD, 7

Aliens (James Cameron movie), 22, 59, 66, 123, 124

Aliens TC (mod), 118, 121, 123

alpha versions, 2529, 39, 59, 77, 94

ammo, 2, 3, 8, 10, 26, 29, 47, 73, 79, 85, 95, 98, 99, 106, 129, 137, 146, 148, 156, 160

Amnesia: The Dark Descent, 40, 118, 162

Apogee, 2, 15, 5759, 120, 137, 167

Apple II, 14, 120

arcades and arcade gaming, 2, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 1719, 25, 26, 29, 39, 55, 58, 60, 118, 124, 129, 132, 134, 136, 146, 147, 148, 155, 160, 163, 16566

arena, 24, 108, 109, 111, 158, 160

artificial intelligence, 18, 29, 45, 55, 67, 114, 121, 135, 136, 148, 161

audio, 16, 20, 26, 29, 32, 45, 5155, 106, 111, 155, 165

avatar, 2, 3, 7, 8, 18, 133, 153, 157, 159, 161, 162, 163

awards, 11 (Wolfenstein), 60 (DOOM), 139 (DOOM II)

balance, 16, 48, 49, 85, 113, 114, 158, 166

Baron of Hell, 31, 49, 50, 73, 80, 84, 88, 92, 9596, 105, 106, 110

Barrels (exploding and otherwise), 11, 41, 79, 129, 149, 153

BattleZone, 7

Berserk, 86, 87

Big Fucking Gun (BFG9000), 31, 32, 1024, 106, 112, 126, 129

binary space partition (BSP), 34, 4244, 165

Bioshock, 2, 159, 160, 164

Borderlands, 8

boss, 10, 45, 46, 9597, 109, 111, 112, 160

Bulletstorm, 1, 157

Cacodemon, 5, 31, 33, 55, 84, 88, 90, 9293, 99, 102, 105, 106, 109, 111, 121

Call of Cthulhu, 16, 81, 159, 161

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, 2, 158

Carmack, Adrian, 1315, 46, 52, 54, 116, 166

Carmack, John, 1318, 2125, 29, 35, 37, 4144, 52, 54, 60, 62, 90, 91, 100105, 116, 120, 125, 127, 130, 131, 136, 141, 142, 152, 16668

Casali brothers, 12426

Catacomb 3D, 5, 8, 9, 18, 36, 115, 136, 151

Chaingun, 1, 9, 11, 47, 49, 74, 84, 85, 1113, 129, 139

Chainsaw, 22, 47, 49, 67, 70, 73, 86

Classic DOOM for DOOM 3, 128

Cloud, Kevin, 13, 24, 25, 37, 39, 44, 46, 48, 54, 59, 62, 102, 11516, 143, 146, 156, 16667

color palette, 23, 37, 39, 52, 68, 99, 102, 111, 145

Commander Keen, 8, 15, 18, 51, 52, 59

composition, 5153

Condemned: Criminal Origins, 148, 154, 159, 162, 163

controversy, 61, 62

co-op play, 20, 26, 130, 131

Counter-Strike, 122, 123, 158, 159

critical reception, 6063

Crysis (and Crysis 2), 2, 107, 148, 155, 157, 158, 164

cutscene, 20, 21, 65, 81

Cyberdemom, 55, 9597, 10912

damage, 6, 30, 39, 4550, 84, 86, 96, 99, 102, 103, 112, 129, 149, 155, 162

Dangerous Dave in Copyright Infringement, 14

Dear Esther, 122

deathmatch, 6, 16, 18, 61, 101, 122, 12937, 161, 168

Defender, 2

Deimos, 2, 21, 64, 65, 80, 82, 87, 95, 98, 144

demons, 3, 12, 14, 21, 24, 25, 28, 29, 31, 49, 53, 67, 84, 97, 98, 103, 112, 148, 156, 164, 165

Descent, 7

Deus Ex, 7, 159, 161

diegesis, diegetic, 15, 66, 115, 146, 149, 153, 156, 163, 164

difficulty settings, 48, 49, 69

DOOM: Bible, 15, 2024, 26; novelizations, 142; ports to other platforms, 13839, 141; sales of, 4, 60

Doom II, 2, 14, 16, 21, 60, 67, 73, 96, 102, 107, 119, 12324, 13840

Doom 3, 2, 76, 1023, 108, 12528, 14251, 155, 163

DoomEd, 23, 119, 121

DooMed Speed Demos Archive, 69

Duke Nukem 3D, 44, 107, 109, 144

dynamic lighting, 11, 28, 30, 76, 116, 142

Elite, 7, 18

emergence, emergent play, 13536

Evil Dead, The (Sam Raimi movie), 22, 59

Evilution, 124, 125, 140, 141

Fallout 3, 8, 62, 15658

F.E.A.R., 2, 148, 157

feedback, 162, 163

First Person Shooter (FPS), 3, 59, 20, 25, 36, 37, 40, 41, 49, 71, 73, 76, 77, 85, 93, 97, 100, 102, 107, 109, 111, 11516, 129, 139, 142, 14450, 15165, 16668

Forsaken, 7

FPS, vehicle based, 7, 18

FPS/RPG crossover, 7, 159

frag, 18, 65, 102, 129, 136, 137

frame rate, 4143, 103, 114, 126; frames per second (fps), 41

Game Boy, 11, 138

gameplay mechanics, 115, 152, 153, 160

Gamer's Edge, 14

Gears of War, 156

genre, 1, 4, 6, 7, 40, 70, 100, 122, 145, 15161, 164, 165, 167

gib, 1, 112, 134, 137, 151, 160

gothic, 16, 22, 39, 70, 84, 85, 90, 94, 98, 102, 110

graphics, 7, 20, 36, 37, 41, 43, 56, 61, 62, 126, 134, 147, 150, 160

hackers, 119, 120, 121

hacking, 121, 162

Half-Life, 2, 11, 45, 71, 73, 115, 148, 157, 161

Half-Life 2, 7, 49, 155

Hall, Tom, 13, 15, 16, 18, 2022, 24, 31, 33, 52, 59, 74, 79, 81, 82, 8788, 94, 98, 103, 116, 137, 139, 144, 166

Halo series, 7, 37, 77, 123, 141, 152, 154, 155, 15758, 16062

heads-up display (HUD), 3, 8, 10, 18, 26, 29, 31, 64

Hell, 2, 3, 5, 16, 21, 25, 31, 39, 50, 5456, 63, 65, 67, 71, 73, 8182, 8590, 92, 94, 95, 98100, 104, 106, 10911, 113, 116, 139, 144, 149, 150, 168

Hell Knight, 25

hitscan, 4749, 87, 103, 112

Hollenshead, Todd, 13, 160

Hooper, Matt, 125, 151, 152

horror, 21, 98, 116, 144, 149, 155, 166

Hovertank 3D, 7, 15, 18, 35, 44, 151, 166

id Software, 1319, 2023, 26, 29, 31, 3435, 5154, 5963, 67, 79, 82, 91, 100, 103, 11927, 130, 13742, 145, 14754, 16061, 166, 167

id Tech 1, 34, 39, 40, 76, 116

id Tech 4, 142, 144

Imp, 4, 23, 25, 28, 32, 45, 48, 50, 54, 55, 68, 70, 71, 7376, 79, 84, 88, 89, 94, 96, 102, 1057, 12123, 126, 143, 146, 147

indie, 18, 46, 57, 59

Inferno, 80, 92, 98, 104, 107

internet, 4, 43, 5659, 118, 122, 123, 134, 158

iPhone, 11, 138, 141

keycard, 3, 8, 10, 18, 26, 29, 31, 64, 66, 70, 74, 7677, 82, 88, 93, 105

Killzone 3, 1, 157

Knee Deep in the Dead, 45, 62, 64, 92, 108, 142

LANs, 2, 4

lava, 39, 42, 85, 105, 109, 110

level order and placement, 9092, 116

lift, 12, 32, 35, 41, 68, 69, 70, 75, 88, 89, 111, 116, 129, 156

linedef, 34, 36, 41

Little Big Planet, 123

Llamatron, 18

Local Area Network (LAN), 2, 4, 130, 133

Lost Souls, 31, 87, 95, 139

ludic, 5, 6, 24, 153, 156, 16164

Manhunt, 4

map units per second (MUS), 45, 49, 50, 84, 87, 96, 103, 111

Mars, 64, 65, 79, 108, 110, 144, 145, 149, 150

maze, 8, 70, 74, 76, 77, 93, 110, 111, 140

Maze War, 6, 7, 129, 155

McGee, American, 16, 139, 140

Medal of Honour, 107

melee, 4550, 86, 87, 153, 159, 162, 163

Metro 2033, 148, 160

MIDI Maze, 129

Miller, Scott, 4, 15, 51, 5758

Mirror's Edge, 2, 40, 73, 15960, 163

modding, 2, 5, 69, 11819, 12128, 138, 140, 145, 160, 163, 167

mod levels, commercial, 12325

monster closet, 32, 73, 7579, 93, 104, 106, 109, 110, 123, 147

multiplayer, 2, 67, 11, 17, 20, 23, 61, 122, 12938, 141, 15861, 165, 167

music, soundtrack, 16, 5155, 60, 68

Nintendo, 11, 14, 42, 44, 138, 141

non-player characters (NPC), 161, 162

nukage, 28, 39, 47, 70, 71, 74, 75, 76, 77, 83, 84, 88, 90, 94, 116, 149

Nuts, 126

open source, 2, 199

par time, 29, 32, 69, 79, 106

pattern manipulation, 156, 16263

Petersen, Sandy, 13, 16, 18, 22, 33, 39, 41, 74, 75, 77, 79, 8184, 87, 88, 9192, 94, 98107, 109, 111, 114, 116, 131, 139, 140, 144, 147, 148, 152

Phobos, 2, 5, 21, 64, 65, 76, 79, 108, 121, 144

Pinky, 25, 32, 49, 73, 74, 76, 79, 84, 87, 93, 94, 99, 105, 123, 126

pistol, 11, 28, 47, 48, 64, 65, 69, 99, 111

plasma gun, 2, 32, 65, 84, 85, 88, 103, 127, 129

platforming, 73, 74, 85

Playstation, 1, 56, 138, 141

Playstation 3, 11

Plutonia Experiment, The, 124, 140

polygon, 34, 42

Portal, 2, 40, 126, 159, 163

ports, 2, 13839, 141

power-up, 47, 86, 129

Prince, Bobby, 16, 5155, 68, 116

projectile, 4548, 50, 84, 85, 103

PROTOTYPE (game), 4

prototype (of a game concept), 7, 14, 151, 154, 15759

psychology, 13436

puzzle, 25, 40, 88, 102, 105, 106, 107, 109, 111, 115, 140, 159, 162

Quake series, 11, 16, 19, 23, 37, 49, 105, 109, 110, 119, 132, 133, 137, 140, 153, 154, 157, 158, 161

Rage, 7, 161

rendering, 35, 42, 134, 165

Resurrection of Evil, 149

Rise of the Triad, 137

rocket launcher, 48, 49, 71, 85, 87

rockets, 18, 33, 84, 95, 96, 109, 112, 129, 134, 137

role-playing game (RPG), 5, 79, 16, 18, 25, 26, 157, 159, 167

Romero, John, 8, 9, 10, 1318, 2025, 28, 29, 35, 36, 4043, 46, 5156, 59, 60, 69, 7382, 91, 94, 98, 100107, 114, 116, 120, 13034, 137, 13941, 147, 152, 153, 155, 166, 167

run and gun, 41, 88, 102, 107, 109, 146, 147, 150

sandbox, 24, 94, 95, 15860

Saw: The Videogame, 4

science fiction, 5, 9, 16, 81, 110, 160, 164

score counter, 10, 31

scores, 10, 26, 29, 31, 32; high, 26

sectors, 25, 2831, 34, 35, 4042, 68, 69, 70, 84, 88, 110

sectors, cut through, 28, 35, 73, 90, 116

shareware, 4, 15, 20, 5760, 63, 80, 92, 102, 121, 139, 165, 167

shooter, 13, 5, 710, 24, 37, 40, 54, 67, 70, 9394, 107, 115, 12426, 134, 13637, 141, 147, 150, 152, 15561, 16367

Shores of Hell, The, 80, 81, 82, 98

shotgun, 3, 4, 9, 24, 4649, 65, 68, 69, 85, 93, 99, 109, 139, 145, 163

sidedef, 3436, 39, 41

side-scrolling, 9, 14, 124

signposting, 11, 99, 102, 162

singleplayer, 111, 158

skybox, 39, 96, 100

Sky May Be, The, 126

SoftDisk, 14, 15, 120

sound flooding, 28, 29, 40, 70, 116

source code, 120, 121, 122, 141, 142

Spasim, 6, 7

speedrun, 3, 29, 69, 111, 127, 138

Spiderdemon Mastermind, 11113

split-level environments, 30, 32, 70, 75, 88, 146, 154

sprites, 25, 26, 29, 35, 39, 46, 73, 103, 121, 129, 142

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. game series, 76, 93, 94, 122, 149, 154, 155, 158, 159, 160

story, 5, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 2022, 25, 45, 58, 6467, 71, 81, 113, 115, 116, 139, 14445, 149, 157, 159, 160, 161, 164

strafe, strafing, 3, 74, 86, 92, 99, 102, 105, 112, 146, 153

survival horror, 40, 148, 150

System Shock 2, 148, 150, 155, 159, 161

Team TNT, 124, 126, 141

teleporters, 71, 73, 8084, 90, 10511, 147, 148

Tetris, 156

textures, texture mapping, 5, 8, 1012, 15, 23, 26, 28, 3443, 47, 61, 68, 82, 87, 91, 99, 121, 126

Thy Flesh Consumed, 107, 140

Trooper, 45, 46, 49, 67, 70, 7374, 76, 84, 93, 96, 126

UAC, 64, 65, 66, 71, 144

Ultimate DOOM, 4, 53, 60, 139, 140

Ultima Underworld, 45, 7, 8, 10, 12, 26, 36, 40, 120, 155, 157, 164

user-generated content/player-generated content, 123, 165, 167

vertex, 34, 36, 41

virtual reality (VR), 18, 25, 60, 165

visplane, 34, 36, 39

WAD, 41, 42, 121, 123

weapons, 3, 11, 20, 25, 4649, 65, 84, 85, 98, 103, 114, 122, 126, 137, 140, 15358, 163, 165

Wilbur, Jay, 13, 14, 22, 62

Willits, Tim, 121, 125, 132, 140, 144, 146, 149, 150, 166

Wizardry, 7, 120

Wolfenstein (Silas Warner original), 9

Wolfenstein 3D, 1, 2, 5, 912, 1516, 2231, 3537, 3944, 52, 55, 5859, 6263, 68, 76, 85, 97, 100, 115, 119, 120, 121, 140, 151, 15457, 160, 164

Zombies, 10, 31, 33, 68, 98, 109, 129, 139, 146, 149, 163

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9780472028931
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