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Thursday, Aug 20, 2009
by PopMatters Staff
by Joe Yachimec
Ryerson Review of Journalism (Summer 2009)

“The dailies say they must attract new readers or die. So why are they virtually ignoring millions of gamers?... Clive Thompson is burly and about six-two. He’s wearing a full set of chain mail and Soldier’s Wrist Guards of the Eagle and has a large mace—a Giant Mace—strapped to his back like a parade baton. He’s 40, a Canadian expat living in New York, former editor of This Magazine, a journalist and father of two who writes a monthly games column for Wired and has been published in The New York Times Magazine, New York and The Walrus. He’s also a paladin.”


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