Adventures in Storytelling: The Lore of The World of Warcraft

The lore of the globally acclaimed massively multiplayer online role playing game “World of Warcraft” is set in the fantasy world of Azeroth, a complex and vibrant world which has evolved over a franchise of Warcraft games, since the very … Continue reading

Adventures in Storytelling: Vladimir Propp & Warcraft 3

Vladimir Propp was a Russian scholar who analysed Russian folktales in order to classify the basic plot components that comprised them.  He identified common themes in these folktales, converted them to “morphemes” – the smallest linguistic unit that has semantic … Continue reading

Creating Worlds: Developing and Maintaining a Modern MMOG

As you probably know, an MMOG is a massively multiplayer online game, which allows many players to play simultaneously in one game world. This requires an internet connection, and uses client – server technology to enable players to communicate worldwide. … Continue reading