“After playing the game I moved like the character.You can ‘think’ you chose a subject you want the character to think about. And you hear him/her think that in reality. I imagined myself in this menu and chosen the topics I should thinkabout like in the game” (Simon, 15)
The first GTP study has awakened some thoughts. Different interpretations and reactions have come to light. Some articles about the study are positive, other are negative and alarmist. Some of my favourites articles include: “Consensus hallucinations” by Sally Adee. “Wishing games could indeed warp reality” by Jason Hill, “Fantasy and […]
Start/Select – Gamers vs. reality, Battlefield 3 and Diablo 3 betas Start/Select – Dark Souls, Minecraft snowmen, Game Transfer Phenomena
Today news about Game Transfer Phenomena has gone around the Internet. Some of the news has tried to stigmatize video games. The GTP project explores video games’ effects without pathologizing the video game players, instead it tries to understand why, and how the GTP can occur to some players and […]
“Person Pinball” was first shown at the 2011 Animation Block Party Film Festival in New York City.