Script cards: a visual programming language for games authoring by young people

Howland, Katherine, Good, Judith and Robertson, Judy (2006) Script cards: a visual programming language for games authoring by young people. In: Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC'06). IEEE Computer Society, Brighton, UK., pp. 181-186. ISBN 0769525865

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Abstract

This paper describes Script Cards, a visual programming language which enables young people to script story events in a 3D role-playing game (Neverwinter Nights). Script Cards is designed to eliminate the need to learn a complex scripting language when creating interactive stories. An initial evaluation of Script Cards suggests that young people found it easy to use

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Informatics
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA0075 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA0076 Computer software
Depositing User: Chris Keene
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2008
Last Modified: 01 Feb 2013 08:12
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/1359
Google Scholar:7 Citations

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