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Videogame Auteurs: Will Wright

There are some games that resist explanation, eluding our impulse to define or categorise them. Obsession with genre is an affliction that the gaming world shares with pretty much every other art form around, and when a game or a … Continue reading

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On Torture

This is a story I’m not sure I should tell. When we were in the acne-ravaged grip of adolescence, my friend and I would play The Sims. You know, the delightfully pedestrian mundanity simulator, where you create spindly doppelgangers of … Continue reading

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