What’s the difference between experiencing Presence and Immersion in a world? Or in techno-social systems of any kind?
Looking through my scripts for 2023, I realise I haven’t made a general update show since February. So let’s do that.
I attended the Autonomous Worlds Summit last week. In the last year; unstoppable, infinitely moddable worlds built on the blockchain have become a reality
Both Choose Your Own Adventure gamebooks & phone tree menu systems are progeny of the explosion of creativity that happened after D&D arrived
The growing importance of lore reflects the rise of a new kind cultural sense-making and social technology.