Video Games Do Not Want to Be Art

By on September 6, 2012
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URL: http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Editorial/Video-Games-Do-Not-Want-Be-Art Quote: “And bringing this conversation full-circle – the first source that I cited all the way at the start of this editorial made the claim that we receive the most artistic benefits when our medium helps us make sense of violence and its results. Consumable content wants its sex and its violence for [...]

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URL: http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Editorial/Video-Games-Do-Not-Want-Be-Art

Quote: “And bringing this conversation full-circle – the first source
that I cited all the way at the start of this editorial made the claim
that we receive the most artistic benefits when our medium helps us
make sense of violence and its results. Consumable content wants its
sex and its violence for the quick burst of sales it brings. If your
intent was to leave a lasting impression on your customers why would
you not intend to make your content – well – last? If your intent is
for your content to be consumed then disposed of…”


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