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A 4-Front War… Sep 4, 2014

[Cross Posted: CASTAC, Gamasutra and #CultD] I was going to write about the butterfly effect, ethnography and a key informant’s book on the development of the game Jagged Alliance 2. But then the portion of the Internet surrounding videogames and … Continue reading

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Digital Fabrication and Hybrid Materialities Dec 13, 2013

On a recent visit to Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital, an exhibition about digital fabrication at New York’s Museum of Art and Design, I was struck by the ways in which these new tools had replaced traditional materials and … Continue reading

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Culture Digitally the Podcast Episode 4: Conversations on Game Studies, Game Development and the Construction of Liesure and Work Feb 4, 2013

Hello everyone.   We have a new episode of Culture Digitally the Podcast.  It’s our 4th installment in a series that documents conversations among digital media scholars on issues relevant to the study of culture, digital media and technology.   As previously … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 15 Years of Hell: End User License Agreements and Diablo Jul 11, 2012

In the first Ro15oH post, I introduced the idea that Diablo (taken as a kind of 15-year whole) offers a productive lens through which to think about shifting modes of media practice. While I indexed a conversation over Facebook between … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 15 Years of Hell: Media Practice and Diablo Jun 18, 2012

An Introduction to “Ro15YoH” Diablo III’s release nearly a month ago has garnered a significant amount of attention, interest, ire, parody, … from game players and the enthusiast press. What has been more interesting to me, has been to reflect … Continue reading

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