Dream and Games - A Psycoanalytical Appoach to Computer Games

꿈과 게임 - 컴퓨터게임에 대한 정신분석학적 접근

  • 박태순 (호남대학교 게임 애니메이션학과)
  • Published : 2006.03.01

Abstract

Psychoanalytical film theory promoted by Metz supplied theoritical base in analyzing the effects of mass culture to subject. This theory may be also applied to computer games, so that we would promote studies in depth about game critics and game culture. In this article, first inspected the theories of Freud and Lacan and then examined the psychoanalytical film theory by Metz and Baudry. Computer games analyzed by the frame of artificial regression, first identification and concealment of marks of enunciation. As a result, computer games appeared that deeply effect to the subject similarity cinema.

Keywords

Computer games;Psychoanalytics;Dream;Unconsciousness