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Clearance: An Exercise in Paranoia

In most of the video games I’ve played, I can trust the player character.  The same goes for the books I’ve read, or the movies that I’ve watched.  When the character mentions that someone is suspicious, I know I’m meeting a future villain.  If they note the handsome or beautiful appearance of a person, I’m certain that person will be…

Paperwounds by Andy Campbell

Adam Campbell’s “Paperwounds” takes its readers to a dark place; to a mind of suicidal thoughts and depression. The reader is presented with a crumpled up suicide note.  We can click on certain words which are highlighted and pulse red.  There is also a sound effect, a sort of technological beep which goes off whenever the mouse hovers over the…

Today The Sky is Blue and White…

Behold, the artist, the master, the model: The Brilliant Tao Lin Tao Lin is known best for his novel Eeeee Eee Eeee, but has much more content online than in print. He has a variety of essays, poems, and illustrations available on his website that are best experienced electronically. One of his works, titled “Today The Sky is Blue and White…

Addicting game for iPhones!

Jason Rohrer is an independent video game designer. Rohrer has released 13 games over the last four years. For these thirteen games he made all of the code, graphics, and music. Jason produces some of his games on a broken Dell which was given to him by his sister. He also operates on a used iPod and his wife’s first…