Eternal War – Radio 4 segment

http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9728000/9728077.stm

A little over a year ago this unique story of 10 year play experience on Sid Mieirs Civiliation 2 caught the attention of the reddit community and soon the rest of the Internet. In this Radio 4 discussion the story is explained and notions of play are debated as a result. Can gameplay really reimagine a game? How prescribed is the experience? The Orwellian nightmare that is the Eternal War provides an ideal and intriguing case study for attempting to answer such qusestions.

 

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