Monthly Archive: July 2015
July 22, 2015
The Philosophy Behind Koji Kondo's Legendary 'Super Mario Bros.' Soundtrack An excerpt from Andrew Schartmann's upcoming book, part of the 33 1/3 series.
"The more I watched my friends playing WoW, the more I got thinking about how curiously similar the that Azeroth (as the world in WoW is called) was both the most technologically advanced virtual world to date and almost totally designed to look like images shot on ancient cameras carried up mountains by donkeys."
Eron Rauch on virtual photography, and the blurring lines between video games and art.
July 13, 2015
How Billy Mitchell became a video-game superstar and achieved Pac-Man bliss at Oxford American. See also: The King of Kong.