A mish-mash of video games, systems and rhetoric.

A mish-mash of video games, systems and rhetoric.

The rapid improvement in digital game interfaces has led to an increasing concealment of their nature as compiled segments of code, subroutines and systems. Digital…

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One Week (movie), and Ghosts.

One Week (movie), and Ghosts.

I just came across this and thought I’d share – it’s necromedia hitting the big screen. Here’s the description and trailer: When a young man…

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Obama and . . . Heidegger?

Obama and . . . Heidegger?

In one stroke, Barack Obama’s inaugural speech put an end to the lingering delusions of infinite progress that swelled with the dot com boom. Consider…

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Flow and Terror Management Theory

Flow and Terror Management Theory

In The Denial of Death (1973) and subsequent work, Ernest Becker essentially refashions the Cartesian split: rather than dividing human beings between mind and body,…

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Rhetoric of music in video games

Rhetoric of music in video games

Well this is just an idea I’ve been toying with; if anyone has any information or ideas on the topic it would be much appreciated….

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