Video game [from Electronic source using APA 5th ed.]


This source is not covered by the APA style manual. Check with your lecturer before using this suggestion which is based on APA style.

Standard Form

Author/Developer. (Year of first release). Title [Video game]. Place of publication: Publisher.


Bethesda Softworks. (2006). The elder scrolls IV: Oblivion [Video game]. New York: Take 2 Interactive.

Bullfrog Productions Ltd. (1999). Dungeon keeper 2 [Video game]. Redwood City: Electronic Arts, Inc.

Citation in Text

... the game play in The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (Bethesda Softworks, 2006) is superior to similar titles in this genre.

... Dungeon Keeper 2 (Bullfrog Productions Ltd, 1999) was produced by the same team who created similar games ...