Articles tagged sandbox

‘Beautiful Minecraft’ Sees ‘Minecraft’ As a Sculptural Tool, Not Just a Game

Beautiful Minecraft muses on the possibilities of using Minecraft itself as a medium for art.

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Endless Play, Endlessly Pursued Goals, and Just Remember: “Don’t Starve”

This is a game that provokes only existential angst in me through its reflection of endless maintenance within a system. I feel like if Franz Kafka had created a game, this would be exactly his kind of game.

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Unplugging the Player from the Protagonist

L.A. Noire, unlike most modern games, obstinately refuses to allow the player to develop the hero.

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The Romantic Nightmare in Alfred Döblin's 'Bright Magic'

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"The stories in this collection are circular, puzzling; they often end as cruelly as they do quietly, the characters and their journeys extinguished with poisonous calm.

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