Screenshot of Arteroids by Jim Andrews

Week 6: Literary Video Games

Monday, February 19

Wednesday, February 21

In class:


Friday, February 23

Asynchronous Class

  • Read/Play one of these works:
  • Write a 250 word post that discusses your chosen work, what the creator(s) are trying to express with it, and how the procedural rhetoric and overall game design contribute to what they’re trying to express.
  • This post is due by Saturday morning.
  • Play/explore a second work and respond to a classmate who wrote about it.


  • Write a brief proposal of what you might want to create for Creative Project #2, specifying which platform you wish to use.