Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 November 2011

256 Pages | 22 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719082924

Bookseller Code (06)


*The Lord of the Rings Online* as intertextual narrative

Tanya Krzywinska, Esther MacCallum-Stewart, and Justin Parsler

Published by Manchester University Press

  • First academic book to focus on the Massively Multiplayer Online game The Lord of the Rings Online
  • Brings together some of the leading voices in the contemporary academic study of games and online games, each investigating and analysing from different perspectives one game: The Lord of the Rings Online
  • Essential for those seeking to better understand this significant cultural development, not through wide generalities but through in-depth analysis
  • Students and scholars will get a more nuanced and comprehensive picture of contemporary Game Studies, its tensions and affirmations, than they would in reading single-authored works

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