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Pluto Gameworld

Watch “Playing As A Female Character” [+ Added Bonus Pluto Reflections]

Watching this insightful #PAXAus2014 yak-session that focused on gender disparities in games [and game development] has prompted the following brief reflection on Pluto, our in-production transmedia project co-produced with Dreaming Methods. What stuck in my noggin when watching the above was the section where these switched-on PAX panelists discuss just how – when given a […]
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Signing On With Alien: Isolation

At first I suspected this write up would be a potted playthrough of the substantially well-hyped game “Alien: Isolation” – the newest storyworld incarnation to feature *that* famous double-mouthed Xenomorph. Then I decided that a playthrough would negate any valid WSOD [Willing Suspension of Disbelief] required to achieve deep immersion in this meticulously constructed game. […]
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Norway Bank Notes

Radar Hits: Norway Bank Notes, Game Jobs & “Plugsahoy”

Today we start our “Radar Hits” posts containing so much gamery, interactive and story link goodness that you just won’t want to look away. Ever. Or at least for the current duration of your internet-shattered attention spans [and ever after, seriously (not)]: Norway are currently deciding on new bank notes, and they are bootiful. Not […]
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#NASAGA 2014

#NASAGA2014 or #NASAGA?

So seems like there’s some confusion over what’s the correct hashtag for this year’s North American Simulation and Gaming Association Conference [and we have a vested interest in getting it correct, as we’re participating in it]. Seems it could be #NASAGA2014, or #NASAGA? Maybe even #NASAGA14? Enquiring minds want to know… [Update: it’s official – […]