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Wednesday, May 27 2009

Independent Film Festival of Boston 2009

A perfect occasion to get drunk on film, to fall in love with the movies, to reassert the primacy of film as the last central universal art form.


Monday, January 5 2009

Gaming Trends for 2009

Speculation and opinions on what kind of changes will be proficient in 2009.


Monday, May 26 2008

Zarathustran Analytics in Video Games, Part 8: The Factions of Gaming

L.B. Jeffries offers an analysis of the various constituencies of gamers, and how the attitudes of those groups can reflect the Zarathustran Analytics approach.


Wednesday, April 16 2008

Navigating the Sell Out: Jason Rohrer’s “Idealism”

Jason Rohrer's at it again, with a fascinating little game that has a lot more to say than its primitive layout would imply.


Thursday, March 6 2008

The Carolina Games Summit Through the Eyes of the Ex-Core

Kids, spouses, and jobs are all huge time drains for former hardcore gamers. The appeal of games with unlockable content, beating impossible odds, or even ones that just take a lot of practice no longer work on this demographic. They really play them to kill time.


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