Michael S. Debus

PhD Fellow, Center for Computer Games Research.


Michael started his PhD at the Center for Computer Games Research in September 2016. His current research focuses on the analysis and synthesis of existing game ontologies into a clearer terminology for the study of games. He holds an MSc in Video Game Analysis from ITU Copenhagen and a BA in Media Studies from the University of Siegen, Germany.

Areas of competence

(game) ontology, game space and time, video game navigation

Current Research Interest

Formal study of games, game rules, meta-ontological perspectives on game studies, intermaterial comparisons of games, metagames, drinking games

List of Publications


Contact Info

Email: msde itu.dk
Office: 5A10