Mr Michael Straeubig

Mr Michael Straeubig

School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts and Humanities)


Michael Straeubig is a game designer / creative coder exploring games and playful experiences in various media.

Research interests

Play, Game Design, Game Studies, Systems Theory, Constructivism, Artificial Intelligence, Functional Programming

Key publications are highlighted

Straeubig M 2017 'Playing with/as Systems: Short Paper, Discussion and Demonstration' AVANT. The Journal of the Philosophical-Interdisciplinary Vanguard VIII, (Special) 197-203 , DOI PEARL
Straeubig MEG & Quack S 2016 'Playful Locative Ensembles in the Urban Soundscape' Navigationen - Zeitschrift für Medien und Kulturwissenschaften (PLAYIN THE CITY. Artistic and Scientific Approaches to Playful Urban Arts) 85-99 PEARL
Straeubig MEG 2015 'On the distinction between distinction and division' Technoetic Arts 13, (3) 245-251 Author Site Publisher Site , DOI PEARL
Straeubig MEG 2014 'Avant-Garde Videogames: Playing with Technoculture' Leonardo Reviews Author Site PEARL
Conference Papers
Straeubig M 2019 'The communication problem' 41-46
Straeubig M 2017 'Let the machines out. towards hybrid social systems' 28-31 PEARL
Straeubig MEG, Oztop, Taranu & Hsu 2016 '(How) Does Play Matter? A Transdisciplinary Approach to Play and its Relation to Neurobiology, Creativity and Deception' Off the Lip - Transdisciplinary Approaches to Cognitive Innovation Plymouth 07/09/2015 11/09/2015 CogNovo and Transtechnology Research at Plymouth University 215-231 PEARL