How User Modified Controllers Overcome Design Limitations to Create Competitive Advantage in Super Smash Bros. Melee
2020 DiGRA ’20 – Proceedings of the 2020 DiGRA International Conference: Play Everywhere
2003 DiGRA '03 - Proceedings of the 2003 DiGRA International Conference: Level Up
One of the more interesting and distinct aspects of digital games is the proliferation of player produced artifacts. The reworking of original game materials is an integral part of game culture that cannot be ignored in the study of these games. This paper explores player authorship in digital games through the rhetoric of select peace-themed game modifications.