Video games

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Daily Hilarity

Things today that made me laugh until I snorted: Translating a boring work conversation into hula Faygo Rock n’ Rye...

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Discussing geek speak with The Austin Chronicle

A lovely fellow from The Austin Chronicle wrote to my fellow South by Southwest panelists asking for a definition of...

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A nerdygirl review of the Game Developers Conference

Greetings from an ethnic librarian working in the games industry! I’m posting this review of my experience last year at...

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SXSW Interactive 2009 – Funologists live and in person: Guerilla Game Research

Happy news! I was invited to be a panelist at the South by Southwest Interactive conference next month, as part...

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Arr! Yahoo, prepare to be boarded!

With the recent news of Yahoo’s potential acquisition by vile Microsoft and its prior layoff of 1000 hardworking geeks, there...

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A Self-Aggrandizing and Slightly Anti-Intellectual Anecdote

Gus, housemate, and Erica, me, were having a discussion on the airplane to Michigan. Gus is getting her PhD in...

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Villain Auditions

Auditions are rough. They test the courage of an actor. They test the patience of directors. They inevitably yield surprises....

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Yahoo! Games picks up video game based on Macauly Library sounds

NYC game developers Large Animal Games have created a downloadable PC video game based on bird sounds and expertise provided...

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I will shoot you with my Barbie Gun

Ladies and Gentlemen: I’m coming out. As a gamer. I game. I play video games. I enjoy shooting digital things....

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