• How Many Americans?

    When the meta experience of Spec Ops begins to shift away from supporting this black-on-white reasoning as the cause of the game’s conflict, it presents quite the gut punch; Good Guys and Bad Guys both begin to lose value as simple definitions.

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  • INFOGRAPHIC – Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse

    We may never come any closer to the zombie apocalypse than Black Friday at Walmart, but who are we to ignore the promptings of popular culture? And, let’s face it, there are probably zombie-crazed Walking Dead fans out there somewhere–injecting corpses with espresso shots and Four Loko in the hope …

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  • Why Dungeons and Dragons?

    Following on from my previous post for the Ontological Geek the first question that needs to be answered is ‘why Dungeons & Dragons?’ I made a point in that article of arguing against exceptionalism, which should be taken to be a stance against both intra and extra-classification exceptionalism. That is …

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  • Tricks of the Trade: Can’t Touch This

    I have an itch, dear reader. An itch I just can’t scratch. A little something that has wormed its way into my brain and refuses to leave. On rare occasions when the stars align, rivers run backwards and sundry other mystic omens come to pass, a Magic card will amble …

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  • On GamerGate

    First, reader, a note. This piece is not a retrospective, nor is it an info-dump. It’s a message. If you are somehow unaware of the war that has been waged against prominent women in gaming in the past weeks, Google it. We at the Ontological Geek have always focused more …

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How Many Americans?

When the meta experience of Spec Ops begins to shift away from supporting this black-on-white reasoning as the cause of the game’s conflict, it presents quite the gut punch; Good Guys and Bad Guys both begin to lose value as simple definitions.

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On GamerGate

First, reader, a note. This piece is not a retrospective, nor is it an info-dump. It’s a message. If you are somehow unaware of the war that has been waged against prominent women in gaming in the past weeks, Google it. We at the Ontological Geek have always focused more …