Escapism

10.10.13
Perfect Ten: Consequences of living in an MMO world
10.10.13

Perfect Ten: Consequences of living in an MMO world

Escapism and daydreams are, in my opinion, wonderful and part of what fuels our creativity and exci...

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01.08.13
The Soapbox: Stop reminding me that I'm playing a game
01.08.13

The Soapbox: Stop reminding me that I'm playing a game

To me, the most amazing part of a video game is the way that it can steal you away from the real...

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12.18.12
The Soapbox: Using MMOs to relax and unwind
12.18.12

The Soapbox: Using MMOs to relax and unwind

Every now and then, everyone needs to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to...

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10.03.11
Wings Over Atreia:  Immersion 101
10.03.11

Wings Over Atreia: Immersion 101

This week's course: What were they thinking?!? Maybe it was running smack into the garish sugary...

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06.14.11
The Soapbox: A violent scene
06.14.11

The Soapbox: A violent scene

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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12.17.07
Are MMOGs escapism or a refuge?
12.17.07

Are MMOGs escapism or a refuge?

When you play a Massive game, are you escaping the real world? Are you running from it? Or are you j...

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10.29.07
The Office's Dwight takes to Second Life, hilarity ensues
10.29.07

The Office's Dwight takes to Second Life, hilarity ensues

As fans of NBC's hit 'The Office' are probably well aware, last Thursday's episode "The Ad" gave a...

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10.22.07
Azeroth Interrupted:  Escape from Los Angeles
10.22.07

Azeroth Interrupted: Escape from Los Angeles

Each week, Robin Torres contributes Azeroth Interrupted, a column about balancing real life with Wo...

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