We really need to reclaim this as game terminology. It's...the variant game after the game.
The best thing about Sleepy Hollow was how Ichabod Crane's semi-regular outrage at our society's liberty, privacy, and tax violations educated viewers about how far we've fallen from our first principles. I'd watch a whole show about him running fr office.
Update: A Facebook spokesperson has confirmed to me the harvested contacts weren't just used to recommend friends to users — the data was also utilised …
I need to finish some games before I start any new ones.
On your turn, you may want to pull things off your hands and make sure you are not the only one who can make it better.
Game design is easy! Just type "On your turn, you may ____" then let autocorrect fill in the blank.
Gene Wolfe was a big influence on me, and a big influence on The Clay That Woke in particular. I'm not fannish about many writers, but I always hoped I'd have a chance to meet him.
I wrote this in the text of a storytelling game in January, 2009. Can you even imagine how much worse it gets in the one I wrote in November, 2016?
1. Advertising shits in your head, it is a form of visual and psychological pollution.
2. Removing/Replacing/Defacing advertising is not vandalism, it is an act of tidying up that is both legally and morally defensible.
3. The Visual Realm is a Public Realm, it is part of the commons, it belongs to everyone, so nobody should be able to own it.
4. Outdoor Advertising can and should be banned, Sao Paulo did it in 2006, Grenoble followed suit in 2015.
A Mastodon instance for tabletop gamers.