What’s the difference between experiencing Presence and Immersion in a world? Or in techno-social systems of any kind?
A world has to allow players to change their play style as they learn more about themselves in the context of the world.
The ultimate victory condition in the most popular online worlds right now is to be left alone.
‘Someone has brainworms’, is a recognition that an individual is behaving in a way not congruent with dominant cultural logics.
Why I think the metaverse is important, MUDs, the web as 30 year long distraction, and why worlding worlds means shaping reality.
The simple explanation of the Gamestonks debacle is a user behaviour that sits at the heart of the internet’s psyche – The Raid.
NPC ‘Muzak’ DJs, Russian billionaires, cutting edge entertainment venues and my hopes for future of architectural virtual hybrid environments.
I think there could be a lot more done representing my phone use beyond lame bubbles falling down every-time I unlock my phone.
I didn’t have anything to do on Friday. So I read the whole Roblox IPO filing and took some notes.
My first night on the Island in Animal Crossing. I also continue with my Major Organise.
Grammars of Virtual Worlds and the demonstration of taste within the constraints of the toy box that is Animal Crossing