Video Game Genre. INFO111 Macquarie University S2 2010. What is Genre?. Before or After. Genre can be a plan or blueprint for a story Celebrations of a theme or ideal Characters will be functional and static Stories will be predictable – or its not the genre. Generic Paradox.
“defining a Western on the basis of analysing a body of films that cannot possibly be said to be Westerns until after the analysis.”
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