Category Archives: News
IGN has an article up called The ‘Indie’ Delusion: The Gaming Category that Doesn’t Exist, which debates the usefulness and descriptive power of the word “indie” as a social and genre category.
TechDrawl has posted video highlights from the Art History of Games conference on their website; this requires Flash to view.
CNET.com interviews Ian Bogost for an article about Zynga’s reception at the 2010 Game Developer’s Conference.
NPR interviews Ian Bogost on his Atari course and the popularity of video game degrees.
Game Developer Magazine has an article in their latest issue on the success of the Art History of Games conference. A subscription is required to read the article.
GamaSutra features a guest article by Celia Pearce, reflecting on the closing of There.com.
Network World interviews Ian Bogost on the White House’s App for Healthy Games challenge and Kotaku reprints Bogost’s blog post on the issue.
Register now for The Art History of Games, a symposium and exhibition jointly organized by SCAD Atlanta and the Georgia Institute of Technology! February 4-6, 2010 Rich Auditorium at the High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree St N.E., Atlanta GA … Continue reading
accessAtlanta has an article about the philosophy behind the Art History of Games conference currently running from Feb. 4-6.
GOOD interviews Bogost on Zynga’s extension of the established microtransaction model to an in-game fundraiser for the relief effort following the earthquake in Haiti.