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Steven Poole: Working for the Man
"On this definition, obediently following a game’s narrative or challenge-reward structure is nothing but work. Only when the player does something that isn’t mandated by the system can she be said to be playing." Some good writing from Steven Poole on games and chores.
work  games  writing  play  ethics  mechanics 
october 2008 by infovore

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