Communities and Online Gaming

Online gaming and the communities that it creates.

Abstract The purpose of this paper is to look into online gaming and the way in which communities are formed around these games and the people who play them. This paper will demonstrate the multiple types of communities that exist around online gaming and gaming platforms and will argue that online gaming communities are present in most online games and have as important effect on gamers as any real world community. Despite arguments against the validity of communities created in the gaming Read more [...]