Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Olivier Servais is professor at the Catholic University of Louvain where he teaches Digital anthropology. His current research focus on players individual and collective behaviours and on line ethnography. He develops studies on digital sociability and communities, social logic on line and imagination broadcast by new media. He has co-edited the book Humanités réticulaires (Academia, 2015).
Towards an Ordinary Transmedia Use: A French Speaker’s Transmedia Use of Worlds in Game of Thrones MMORPG and SeriesArticlesGame of Thrones (GoT) has become the most popular way of referring to a universe that was previously known under the title A Song of Ice and Fire by fans of fantasy novels. Indeed, thanks to its huge success, the TV series is now the most common entry into what is today a complex narrative constellation. Game of Thrones began as a series of five novels...Read more