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The 1990s: A Pivotal Decade for the Video Game Industry

4 pages | 1080 words

This essay looks at the 1990s as a pivotal decade for the video game industry, with the introduction of polygon-based graphics leading to more realistic and detailed images. It discusses how racing games became popular in the 1990s due to the new graphical capabilities, and how Gran Turismo was a groundbreaking game in this genre due to its attention to detail and realism. Finally, it looks at Polyphony Digital – the company behind Gran Turismo – and how they have become one of the most successful racing game developers ever.

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The Three Act Structure of “The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time”

3 pages | 760 words

The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is a 2010 film based on the video game series of the same name. The film was directed by Mike Newell and stars Jake Gyllenhaal as the titular character, Gemma Arterton as Princess Tamina, and Ben Kingsley as Nizam. The film tells the story of Dastan, a street urchin who is adopted by the king of Persia and becomes a prince. He discovers a dagger that has the power to turn back time, and he must use it to save the kingdom from a treacherous vizier.

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The Importance of Gameplay in Video Games

1 pages | 10 words

This essay will discuss the gameplay, development, and reception of the video game "Fortnite." It will cover the different game modes available to players, as well as the game's sales figures and critical reception.

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