Articles tagged online gaming

Moving Pixels Podcast: Holla Back with ‘Fat, Ugly or Slutty?’

This week we are joined by the admins of, a blog dedicated to calling out online gaming's less savory participants.

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Cory Doctorow  Keeps Up a Driving Pace, Full of Action and Violence

The complex economies of online gaming and the tragic reality of third-world sweatshops come crashing together in Cory Doctorow's new novel.

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Communities of Play: Emergent Cultures in Multiplayer Games and Virtual Worlds by Celia Pearce

Pearce’s book illuminates the power of play and the impact of culture, and puts a spin on our perception of the immigrant experience.

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Video game fan asks court to ban real sloth and greed from World of Warcraft

He wants justice in the mystical world of Azeroth, protecting warriors, warlocks and rogues from what he calls a conspiracy threatening their way of life.

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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