• Does Culture Matter for Product Design? – Core77
    ‘Many of our activities are determined by the technologies we use…. Once the technology determines the activity, the influence of culture dissipates. These observations have important implications for design. Modern products are driven by technology, which in turn dictates the activity.’
  • Raph’s Website » Is immersion a core game virtue?
    ‘Immersion isn’t a mass market activity in that sense, because most people are comfortable being who they are and where they are. It’s us crazy dreamers who are unmoored, and who always seek out secondary worlds. It’s just that games aren’t just for crazy dreamers anymore.’