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Floppy Disk Full Of Secrets

Beginning the story is easier than others of the same genre. A simple button starts the game and fully immerses readers into the world. A folder opens on the screen and contains several text and image files.     There is no order in which to open the files but the reader gets a sense of order after cycling through…

The Dear Esther Question: Is This a Game?

  A video game was once a relatively simple thing to identify. Pong, Pac-Man, Space Invaders; these were/are simple games that possess an undeniable gaminess and self-awareness of this fact. Modern games have largely turned the tables on this trend, using advanced technology to create visual landscapes and narrative tools that work to immerse players in the worlds of games,…