May 29, 2014
...In civilization you're not playing as Gandhi, George Washington, or Catherine the Great, you're playing as the state. An ageless construct interested only in its own growth, power, and self preservation that's as divorced from the people that make it up as you are from the cells that make you up.-Errant Signal presents an ultra-dense 15min on "what Civilization says about us".
April 25, 2014
February 23, 2011
Why do liberals play computer games like conservatives? Monica Potts of The American Prospect seems to have only played two video games. And both made her feel constrained by the system, man. [more inside]
February 13, 2011
Hey it’s that Civ IV song / That addictive Civ 4 song / It won a big award / A big big award, yeaaaah
"Baba Yetu," that song that starts up everytime you launch Civ 4, has won a Grammy. It is the first video game song to do so.