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 Post subject: Re: Are Video Games Art, or: The can of shit thread
PostPosted: Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:40 pm 
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overpoweredginger wrote:
Us unnecessarily bickering about pointless aspects of it?

I was mainly referring to the image you posted but the comments that came afterwards are fitting enough too, as long is there doesn't end up being 50 more to come!



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 Post subject: Re: Are Video Games Art, or: The can of shit thread
PostPosted: Mon Aug 12, 2013 7:46 pm 
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overpoweredginger wrote:
My apologies for resurrecting this thread, but:

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ahah, this is silly. Games try to (or devs sometimes even claim their games) have the insight and cohesion (they have stories and moving pictures), books don't try to have gameplay.
Games are there for gameplay (which is okay imo!) , everything else is better found elsewhere.



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 Post subject: Re: Are Video Games Art, or: The can of shit thread
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Some Dopey Escapist Idiot wrote:
Game critics would become the same sort of snobs that we see in the literary world and who write movie reviews for newspapers. Would we really want to hear the endless discussions about hidden meanings and subtext?



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