They were most likely written in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries AD, perhaps originating in an oral tradition of storytelling. While their facticity and authorship is for the most part unknown, they are a widely recognized gem of world literature thanks to their sparse, succinct prose style and balanced storytelling.
Human beings don’t scale in a linear fashion – a crowd does not behave like a lot of individuals, because the dynamic interactions between individuals create a system with emergent properties.
Gameplay and narrative shouldn't simply inform each other. They should be inextricable. Games that aspire to being well written can't just plaster story on top of mechanic like wallpaper.
full of great, succinct descriptions of what digital means to him. I think I liked this one best: “Digital is not the artefact, it is the moment. You create something that leaves a memory.”
The latest release from musician Stay+ comes in a record sleeve-size package that contains no music format whatsoever. Instead, the highly limited transparent acrylic sleeves contain a foldout, 50inch QR code screen print that leads the buyer to a download page online
people were given a very crumbly biscuit to eat at a nice clean table. The process inevitably left crumbs, and hidden cameras recorded what the participants did about it. When the room carried a subtle scent of cleaning products (mmmm… cleaning products), the proportion of “table wiping” hand gestures more than trebled.
Along with collapsing fisheries, signs of malignant impact on the regional ecosystem are ominous: horribly mutated shrimp, fish with oozing sores, underdeveloped blue crabs lacking claws, eyeless crabs and shrimp - and interviewees' fingers point towards BP's oil pollution disaster as being the cause.