Video Games

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    31 min
    10-part Video Games course
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    21 CQ
    How to Farm in Minecraft
    A 10-part course with ibxtoycat
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    Farming is an essential skill in the game of Minecraft. In this course from gamer ibxtoycat, learn how to farm sugar cane, melons, animals, and more in Minecraft on the PS3 and PS4 game consoles.

    Farming is an essential skill in the game of Minecraft. In this course from gamer ibxtoycat, learn how to farm sugar cane, melons, animals, and more in Minecraft on the PS3 and PS4 game consoles.

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    53 min
    6-part DIY course
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    30 CQ
    Building a Raspberry Pi NES Game Console
    A 6-part course with Daniel Spies
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    Are you looking to play some vintage video games, without digging up game consoles and cartridges? Create a custom gaming console with a Raspberry Pi computer and basic electronic components.

    Are you looking to play some vintage video games, without digging up game consoles and cartridges? Create a custom gaming console with a Raspberry Pi computer and basic electronic components.

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    101 min
    10-part Literature course
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    57 CQ
    Violence in Video Games
    A 10-part course with The Game Professor
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    Have you ever wondered why video games are so violent? This course seeks to answer that question with an examination of violent themes in popular pieces of interactive art known as video games.

    Have you ever wondered why video games are so violent? This course seeks to answer that question with an examination of violent themes in popular pieces of interactive art known as video games.

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    106 min
    11-part Video Games course
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    59 CQ
    Minecraft Tips & Tricks
    An 11-part course with Skippy 6 Gaming
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    So you want to be a Minecraft expert? In this course, learn the Minecraft tips and tricks that will get you to expert status and create an efficient gaming world that exceeds your expectations.

    So you want to be a Minecraft expert? In this course, learn the Minecraft tips and tricks that will get you to expert status and create an efficient gaming world that exceeds your expectations.

  • 20
    246 min
    20-part Video Games course
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    133 CQ
    Building a Victorian House in Minecraft
    A 20-part course with Andy is Yoda
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    Are you a serious Minecrafter looking for an interesting new building project? In this course, Andy of Andy is Yoda demonstrates how to create an elaborate Victorian home block-by-block in Minecraft.

    Are you a serious Minecrafter looking for an interesting new building project? In this course, Andy of Andy is Yoda demonstrates how to create an elaborate Victorian home block-by-block in Minecraft.

  • 10
    127 min
    10-part Video Games course
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    71 CQ
    Minecraft Builds for Beginners
    A 10-part course with K1 inc.
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    Complete detailed, fully functional Minecraft structures that look amazing! Build a variety of structures, from light fixtures and automatic doors to full-scale bridges, barns, even a medieval house!

    with K1 inc.

    Complete detailed, fully functional Minecraft structures that look amazing! Build a variety of structures, from light fixtures and automatic doors to full-scale bridges, barns, even a medieval house!

  • 5
    45 min
    5-part Video Games course
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    25 CQ
    Making Minecraft Adventure Maps
    A 5-part course with Dragnoz
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    In this course, Minecraft guru Dragnoz explains how to create your own Minecraft worlds and maps to share online, as well as how to use command blocks and clocks to control elements of the game.

    with Dragnoz

    In this course, Minecraft guru Dragnoz explains how to create your own Minecraft worlds and maps to share online, as well as how to use command blocks and clocks to control elements of the game.

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    FREE
    Video Games lesson
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    3 CQ
    What It's Like to Date a Video Game Character
    A lesson with Seeker Stories
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    Japanese otome games give women the chance to meet the perfect boyfriend. The only catch is that he lives on their phone.

    Japanese otome games give women the chance to meet the perfect boyfriend. The only catch is that he lives on their phone.

  • 16 min
    FREE
    Video Games lesson
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    9 CQ
    How games make kids smarter
    A lesson with Gabe Zichermann
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    Can playing video games make you more productive? Gabe Zichermann shows how games are making kids better problem-solvers, and will make us better at everythi...

    Can playing video games make you more productive? Gabe Zichermann shows how games are making kids better problem-solvers, and will make us better at everythi...

  • 1 min
    FREE
    Games lesson
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    Free
    1 CQ
    Not all video games are violent
    A lesson with The Game Professor
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  • 3 min
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    Games lesson
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    2 CQ
    Gamers want video games at the Olympics already!
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    Japan's Prime Minster Shinzo Abe dressed as Super Mario during the closing ceremony at the Rio Olympics. Video games are big in his country and around the gl...

    Japan's Prime Minster Shinzo Abe dressed as Super Mario during the closing ceremony at the Rio Olympics. Video games are big in his country and around the gl...

  • 16 min
    FREE
    Software Development lesson
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    9 CQ
    Spore, birth of a game
    A lesson with Will Wright
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    In a friendly, high-speed presentation, Will Wright demos his newest game, Spore, which promises to dazzle users even more than his previous masterpieces.

    In a friendly, high-speed presentation, Will Wright demos his newest game, Spore, which promises to dazzle users even more than his previous masterpieces.

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    Animation lesson
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    10 CQ
    Animate characters by evolving them
    A lesson with Torsten Reil
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    Torsten Reil talks about how the study of biology can help make natural-looking animated people -- by building a human from the inside out, with bones, muscles and a nervous system. He spoke at TED in 2003; see his work now in GTA4.

    Torsten Reil talks about how the study of biology can help make natural-looking animated people -- by building a human from the inside out, with bones, muscles and a nervous system. He spoke at TED in 2003; see his work now in GTA4.

  • 5 min
    FREE
    DIY lesson
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    3 CQ
    Free or cheap Wii Remote hacks
    A lesson with Johnny Lee
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    Building sophisticated educational tools out of cheap parts, Johnny Lee demos his cool Wii Remote hacks, which turn the $40 video game controller into a digital whiteboard, a touchscreen and a head-mounted 3-D viewer.

    Building sophisticated educational tools out of cheap parts, Johnny Lee demos his cool Wii Remote hacks, which turn the $40 video game controller into a digital whiteboard, a touchscreen and a head-mounted 3-D viewer.

  • 1 min
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    Video Games lesson
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    1 CQ
    'Warcraft' deal shows potential of video streaming in ...
    A lesson with Marketplace
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    A lucrative streaming deal could open more revenue streams for U.S. movies.

    A lucrative streaming deal could open more revenue streams for U.S. movies.

  • 1 min
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    Sports lesson
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    1 CQ
    Creating an Olympics-like event for eSports
    A lesson with Marketplace
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    Top video gamers will compete for medals in a two-day, pop-up tournament in Rio.

    Top video gamers will compete for medals in a two-day, pop-up tournament in Rio.

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