Tag: eric zimmerman

Interactive Fiction

2005-04-17

Which alias best fits interactive fiction?
The nominees are:
“Story,” “Game,” “Storygame,” “Novel,” “World,”
“Literature,” “Puzzle,” “Problem,” “Riddle,” and “Machine.”
Read, and decide.

Chris Crawford’s response (excerpt)

2004-01-11

Chris Crawford considers Zimmerman’s definitions.

Jesper Juul's response

2004-01-11

Jesper Juul suspects that things will remain unruly: big-budget, “cinematic” games will nose out experimental ones.

Gonzalo Frasca responds in turn

2004-01-08

“Critical videogames”: moving beyond the non sequiter of now, Gonzalo Frasca projects a future in which the phrase would make sense.