Virtual worlds

08.24.11
Sony redesigns PlayStation Home, makes it the game outside the game
08.24.11

Sony redesigns PlayStation Home, makes it the game outside the game

Sony updated PlayStation Home in the spring of this year, and gave its virtual world multiplayer...

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01.28.08
ION Game Conference to address social networking on consoles, PC
01.28.08

ION Game Conference to address social networking on consoles, PC

Game industry types looking for yet another reason to flock to a central location and gab about the...

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04.25.07
Virtual worlds virtually exploding in popularity
04.25.07

Virtual worlds virtually exploding in popularity

Gamasutra has a interesting article that wraps up the Virtual Worlds 2007 spring conference and ask...

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03.12.07
Developer FAQ reveals PlayStation Home launch schedule
03.12.07

Developer FAQ reveals PlayStation Home launch schedule

Those of you who spent the weekend eagerly anticipating the chance to waste even more of your free...

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12.18.06
PS3 will see 'user-created experiences' next year, says Harrison
12.18.06

PS3 will see 'user-created experiences' next year, says Harrison

User-created content, which has long been a fixture in the world of PC gaming, has never managed to...

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09.11.06
Gamers of tomorrow: brains in vats [update 1]
09.11.06

Gamers of tomorrow: brains in vats [update 1]

From my favorite (private) discussion group comes this summary of Chalmers and Bostrom, written by a...

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09.11.06
Is WoW a game?
09.11.06

Is WoW a game?

This Newsweek article -- yet another mainstream look at this strange concept called World of Warcraf...

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06.05.06
Of Guilds and Government
06.05.06

Of Guilds and Government

Terra Nova has an opinion piece up on democracy in virtual worlds.   While we organize our...

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05.02.06
Cash card taps into virtual funds
05.02.06

Cash card taps into virtual funds

The MMORPG Project Entropia is known for its economic experiments, with pieces of virtual land being...

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