April 5, 2004

The Timewasting Junk That’s Changing Our Culture

by Andrew Stern · , 10:53 am

I just came across The Cultural Gutter, “updated Thursday at noon with a new article about an artistic pursuit generally considered to be beneath consideration. The geeky triumvirate of science-fiction, comics and videogames forms the core… they write in the hopes of starting honest and intelligent discussions about these oft-enjoyed but rarely examined artforms.”

Past articles I found interesting include “Is It Possible To Have Too Much Fun?“, “Professor Zork“, “The Romance of Indie Games” and “Too Damn Talky“.

3 Responses to “The Timewasting Junk That’s Changing Our Culture”

  1. Stephen Says:

    Note that one of the two people running that site is Jim Munroe, who wrote Punk Points for the 2000 IF Competition.

  2. Dennis G. Jerz Says:

    Munroe also filmed a very short movie on a text-adventure theme, “>interactive”


  3. Ian Bogost Says:

    Munroe also filmed one of my favorite GTA commentaries:


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