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Game and art

Are games art, that’s the question that Eric Zimmerman provides a very in-depth look at in the article “Games, stay away from art. Please.” Games are a very specific type of art, they tell many different stories and allow a person’s imagination to run wild they capture interests and spark queries and alternative views of our world. 859 more words


March 28, 2015

Eric Zimmerman

It was a very hot summer day in 2001 and I was getting ready to cross some of the most arid and desolate lands in the United States. 407 more words

Touching Stories On Previous Walks

Why is a little village better than a metropolis?

PUUUUUUUMBA! (the portuguese equivalent of “BOOOM!”) Here I am, blasting everything today with this super cool diagram straight away!

I took it from chapter 24 “Games as the Play of Pleasure” p.23 in the book… 1,537 more words

The Game

Too Many Days of Games: Day 112 — Quantum

File me under: Space, the final FUN-tier

What It’s All About: Quantum is a beautifully minimal 4x game (eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, eXterminate). 2-4 players control space faring races racing to establish themselves across the galaxy. 270 more words


Games aren't always (just) fun

Effective Gameplay in Dark Souls

I hate Dark Souls (a video game whose 2011 release can be blamed on From Software, Namco Bandai, and Hidetaka Miyazaki). 712 more words