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Öyvind Fahlström

Öyvind Fahlström (1928-1976) was a Swedish Multimedia artist who was greatly interested in using games in art. His interest in games arose from his earlier work in concrete poetry, or poetry in which the way the words are arranged visually … Continue reading

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Bahamut Jazz

Ever since I briefly wrote about the game several months ago (practically an eternity) I wanted to spend more time with my interpretation of Bahamut Lagoon, a SNES-era strategy rpg from the makers of Final Fantasy. Not everyone agrees with … Continue reading

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New Leaf Players First Show Retrospective

I’ve been interested in looking into what games and theatre can learn from each other for awhile. Performing a play inside a video game seemed to be a logical extension of that. Animal Crossing A New Leaf was chosen for … Continue reading

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Consensual Torture Sim: If you meet the player on the road, spank them

I don’t have an extensive history with kink, and none of it is with BDSM. Without going into to much detail, I have issues with trust. I simply couldn’t trust either someone else or myself with the capacity to hurt … Continue reading

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The Game of Kabuki Theatre

I feel like in America (and perhaps the West entirely) there is a perception that anything form of art that both has a long history and is suitably “ethnic” can be regarded as outdated, inscrutable and most importantly, static. The … Continue reading

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Play It By Trust, Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono’s Play It By Trust is an example of how conceptual art can be a game. Or it could be an example of how a game can be used as conceptual art depending on where you start from when … Continue reading

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Der Dynamite Headdy

The Golem is a well known Jewish folktale you are all probably familiar with. Rabbi Loew of Prague creates a giant man out of clay to protect his people from the cruel Czech ruler. The golem is brought to life … Continue reading

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