April 22, 2004

Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?

by Nick Montfort · , 11:11 am

An article at Wired News, “Playing Games with a Conscience”, begins with a quote from Noah and also quotes Gonzolo Frasca and Ian Bogost. The result is a good comment on how games can be more complex than a list of hate-promoting website and computer games might lead you to believe, and can work for tolerance as much as hatred. (Not to mention a critical perspective…) The only thing missing is mention of the obvious tolerance-and-understanding-promoting website, Grand Text Auto.