Philosophy

06.17.14
Monster Hunter reaches new heights with bug-shooting pogo stick
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06.17.14

Monster Hunter reaches new heights with bug-shooting pogo stick

To some, each subsequent version in Capcom's Monster Hunter series only adds a few new beasts, weap...

By M. Suszek,   06.17.14
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04.11.13
Pippin Barr's philosophy of developing 'curious' games
04.11.13

Pippin Barr's philosophy of developing 'curious' games

Pippin Barr's doctoral thesis is titled Video Game Values: Play as Human-Computer Interaction, subm...

By J. Conditt,   04.11.13
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04.05.13
Storyboard: Moral framework
04.05.13

Storyboard: Moral framework

Every so often, I start a column and it just doesn't come together. So my original plans for this...

By E. Lefebvre,   04.05.13
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03.29.13
GDC 2013: Dean Hall on the pillars of DayZ's design
03.29.13

GDC 2013: Dean Hall on the pillars of DayZ's design

Dean Hall talks about DayZ as a scientist would a Petri dish gone grotesque. He knows perhaps wha...

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02.27.13
Massively Exclusive: A closer look at WildStar's Mechari
02.27.13

Massively Exclusive: A closer look at WildStar's Mechari

The Mechari want information. They want to protect the Dominion. They want to ensure that the cen...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.27.13
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02.26.13
Camelot Unchained plans to bring random back
02.26.13

Camelot Unchained plans to bring random back

Mark Jacobs knows the problem with your games: They're too predictable. What MMOs need are some g...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.26.13
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12.31.12
The Nexus Telegraph: Who's afraid of the WildStar Dominion?
12.31.12

The Nexus Telegraph: Who's afraid of the WildStar Dominion?

From where we are now, it's hard to see a whole lot of good about the Dominion. Everything we've...

By E. Lefebvre,   12.31.12
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09.24.12
iOS 6: Talking to Siri about Religion
09.24.12

iOS 6: Talking to Siri about Religion

I had no intention of broaching philosophy with Siri, as earlier today I was trying to get it to...

By E. Sadun,   09.24.12
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07.06.12
Raph Koster wants to know why we can't all just get along
07.06.12

Raph Koster wants to know why we can't all just get along

Raph Koster, MMO guru and erstwhile creative director of Star Wars Galaxies, has had it up to h...

By E. ,   07.06.12
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