Articles tagged ian bogost

Do We Need a Book That Talks About Videogames in Relation to Kant’s Thoughts on the Sublime?

Whether you played Pac-Man as a kid, are a videogame fanatic, or simply enjoy Words with Friends, How to Talk About Videogames has much to offer.

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Philip K. Dick’s Defense of Video Games

Philip K. Dick’s fiction is a defense of the validity of video games because despite the fact that they are not real, his stories argue that there is still something valid in the artificial.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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