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Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader



Digital Culture, Play, and Identity Exploring World of Warcraft as both cultural phenomenon and game, with contributions by writers and researchers who have immersed themselves in the WoW gameworld. Full description


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