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Video games -- Design

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

11 bit studios records

 Collection — digital collection: [11 bit studios records]
Identifier: 119.3365
Abstract The 11 bit studios records contain graphics, game screenshots, videos, fact sheets, and other digital materials relating to games This War of Mine, Beat Cop, Frostpunk, and Moonlighter.

Adulting game collection

 File — digital archival collection
Identifier: 122.1093
Abstract The Adulting game collection is a homebrew Game Boy game created in 2022 by Eric Wilder. Along with digital game files, this collection includes GBStudio project files and cartridge label graphics.

Age of Empires collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2023.aoe
Abstract The Age of Empires collection contains two sketchbooks with loose drawings inserted, as well as digital artwork used in the development of Ensemble Studios’ Age of Empires. The original materials are undated but are likely from 1996-1997.

APh Technological Consulting records

 Collection — Box 1-3
Identifier: 123.APh
Overview This collection consists of the records created by APh Technological Consulting firm, based in Pasadena, California, contracted by Mattel Electronics to create games for the Intellivision video game system. The materials date from 1978 to 1993, with a bulk of the materials from 1981 to 1982. The records are comprised of correspondence, development documentation, industry articles and newspaper clippings, marketing materials, and other administrative documents.

Atari Coin-Op Division corporate records

 Collection
Identifier: 114.6238
Abstract The Atari Coin-Op records comprise 600 linear feet of game design documents, memos, focus group reports, market research reports, marketing materials, arcade cabinet drawings, schematics, artwork, photographs, videos, and publication material. Much of the material is oversized.

Bruce C. Shelley papers

 Collection — Box 1-3: [_Bruce Shelley papers]
Identifier: 116.5468
Overview The Bruce C. Shelley papers are a compilation of game rules, correspondence, strategy guide notes, design documents, and more, relating to Shelley’s career in both the board and video games industries. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1982 and 2000.

Carol Shaw papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017.shaw
Abstract The Carol Shaw papers are a compilation of game design documentation, notes, sketches, source code printouts, advertisements, and other ephemera relating to the career of video game designer Carol Shaw. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1978 and 1984.

Christy Marx papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 117.5436
Abstract The Christy Marx papers compile the breadth of Marx’s authorship and design across many genres, including video games, books, comics, and both live action and animated television shows. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1994 and 2002.

Cort and Barbara Allen Atari packaging design collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 115.4168
Abstract This collection consists of 240 folders containing drawings, photographs, proofs, preliminary package mockups, drafts of manual scripts, unused packaging, and other internal documents used in the design and production of Atari’s packaging and manuals for home console video games, computer games, game consoles, and handheld games. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1977 and 1983.

Elizabeth LaPensée papers

 Collection — digital collection: [Elizabeth LaPensée papers]
Identifier: 119.3593
Abstract The Elizabeth LaPensée papers are a digital collection containing graphics and videos relating to Honour Water (2016) and Thunderbird Strike (2017), two games created by LaPensée.