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Re: VideoGame proposal

From: Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:58:02 -0500
Message-ID: <CAChbWaOcSqommJYvT=c4PCMKwakcUnF-28uecooHwnmug8xTvw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Yuliya Tikhokhod <tilid@yandex-team.ru>
Cc: W3C Web Schemas Task Force <public-vocabs@w3.org>, schema-org-team@googlegroups.com
Yuliya,

+1 I think that "part" and "partOf" would be ideal for VideoGameSeries.

Freebase also uses the same Predicates as seen with your example of
Mass Effect in a Freebase Search showing the "part" and "part_of" in
output:

http://freebase-search.freebaseapps.com/?query=%22Mass+Effect%22&output=(part_of+part)&limit=100&scoring=entity&lang=en


On Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 11:57 AM, Yuliya Tikhokhod <tilid@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
> Hi folks,
>
> This is the latest version of Video Game proposal
> http://sdo-yavg.appspot.com/VideoGame
>
> It contains following changes:
>
> - added an example of video games series. Some of you writes about this
> need. I've analyzed schema.org and few sites with VideoGames and find three
> ways of representation series of video game: with new type VideoGameSeries
> (from Series), with new property and using existing property 'hasPart'. The
> first has been discarded because  Series has many properties quite
> inappropriate for video game. Second one has been discarded because it's not
> enough  informative. As a result I think game series may be described this
> way:
>
> <script type="application/ld+json">
> {
>   "@context": "http://schema.org",
>   "@type": "VideoGame",
>   "name":"Mass Effect",
>   "genre":["ARPG", "third-person shooter"],
>   "author":"BioWare",
>   "character":{
>   "@type":"Person",
>   "name":"Shepard",
>   "birthDate":"2154-04-11"
>   },
>   "gameLocation":
>   {"@type":"Place",
>   "name":"Citadel",
>   "description":"Supposedly constructed by the long-extinct Protheans, this
> colossal deep-space station serves as the capital of the Citadel Council.
> Gravity is simulated through rotation, and is a comfortable 1.02 standard
> G's on the Wards and a light 0.3 standard G's on the Presidium Ring"
>   },
>   "hasPart":[{
>    "@context": "http://schema.org",
>    "@type": "VideoGame",
>    "name":"Mass Effect 1",
>    "gamePlatform":["PlayStation 3", "Xbox 360", "Windows"],
>    "datePublished":"2007-11-20",
>    "character":{
>     "@type":"Person",
>     "name":"Saren Arterius",
>     "birthDate":"2139",
>     "description":"Saren Arterius, born 2139, is the longest serving turian
> member of the Spectres, the elite operatives answering directly to the
> Citadel Council. For 24 years, he has been an agent of the Council's will, a
> zealous defender of galactic stability in the unsettled border region of the
> Skyllian Verge"
>    }
>   },
>   {
>    "@context": "http://schema.org",
>   "@type": "VideoGame",
>   "name":"Mass Effect Galaxy",
>   "gamePlatform":"iOS",
>   "datePublished":"2009-06=22"
>   }]
>  }
>  </script>
>
> If you have any objections please let me know
>
> - added GameServer type
>
> - added definition for GameServerStatus and PlayMode
>
> - fixed some minor bugs
>
> --
> Yuliya
>
> Yandex
>



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