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Beijing - June 9, 2007
1. Various of game players in gun battle game
2. Mid shot of game player in soldiers uniform firing
3. Mid shot of game player firing, pull out to wide interior of fighting
4. Close of prop gun, pan to game player aiming
5. Wide of two game players firing at each other
Beijing - June 11, 2007
6. Various of computer game scenes showing people fighting with guns
7. Mid shot of boy playing computer game in internet cafe
8. Wide of people playing computer games in internet cafe
9. SOUNDBITE: (Mandarin), Tan Jianming, Computer Game Player:
"The role-play game should be even more interesting than this computer game. I just sit in front of the computer and play, and I don't have to have many physical movements, while you have to run everywhere and fire with your guns in the role-play game. The computer game I am playing now is just virtual world, but the role-play game is the real game and that involves a lot of body movements so it's more fun to play the role-play game. "
Beijing - June 9, 2007
10. Various of game players firing at each other
11. Wide of game players operating device
12. Close-up of PDA (personal digital assistant), attached to game device
13. Mid shot of game player operating PDA
14. Various of sensors and cables in helmet of game player, pull out to medium of player aiming
15. SOUNDBITE: (Mandarin), Zhang Qiushi, Game Player:
"What attracts me most in this game is that it involves a lot of hi-tech equipment. I have never seen it before. I have not seen them in other games, that attracts me a lot."
16. SOUNDBITE: (Mandarin), Bai Liying, Game Player:
"The game involves a lot of interaction between players and we have a lot of people playing together. The computer game in the internet cafe is no fun. I think the game we have today is pretty good."
17. Set-up shot game designer Mao Kankan walking past camera
18. Various of Mao taking a gun from a rack
19. SOUNDBITE: (Mandarin), Mao Kankan, Game Designer:
"You are doing the same thing as what happened in the Da Vinci Code when are trying to fulfil a mission designed in this game. You have the similar experience and feeling. Sometimes you may have gun fights, as in the Da Vinci Code. I am trying to combine all the elements like that in my game and make the game a process that is like a film."
20. Various game players discussing and assigning tasks for the game
23. Close-up of girl aiming, pan to gun barrel
24. SOUNDBITE: (Mandarin), Mao Kankan, Game Designer:
"Actually, everybody wants communication with one another other. What shall we do? We need a game. We can get people involved in various missions designed in the game, taking advantage of some IT equipment such as cell phones, PDA, notebook computers and some commercial places in cities. People can engage in the game and that provides the game players with the opportunity to make friends."
25. Wide of game players hiding in bushes
26. Various players
Computer game enthusiasts in China are testing a new interactive game in which the players become real characters.
It's called "Majoy" and young people in Beijing have been queuing up to try the game billed as China's first interactive role play computer game.
Combine the concept of paintballing and the interactivity of the Nintendo Wii and the result is "Majoy" the latest game craze in Beijing.
The new game is being tested at the International Sculpture Park in Beijing's Shijingshan District.
Players take on different roles in a game environment that resembles a shoot out style computer game.
So far, "Majoy" is proving popular with gamers.
"Majoy" was created by Mao Kankan.
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