Espen Aarseth holds that gameplay, not Lara Croft?s physique, should command the attention of an evolving game studies.
"Playing with play," John Cayley sets ludology on an even playing field with literature, but without literary scholarship's over-reliance on 'story,' 'closure,' and 'pleasure.'
An essay by Tara McPherson (and a conversation with Anne-Marie Schleiner) concerning patch mutations, opensorcery, and other explainable gaming offshoots.
Choosing between James Joyce and Stephen King means choosing between engagement and immersion. Or does it?