Monthly Archives: July 2011

Gaming Session: Minecraft, July 28, 2011

It’s the last Thursday of the month, which means that it’s Minecraft time! The usual time and place: 9:30 EDT / 6:30 PDT, the server is, and chat over Vent. If you don’t have the Vent contact info, leave … Continue reading

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Gaming Session: Age of Conan, 21 July

To make sure we have sufficient comparisons in the “Free to Play” MMORPG range, and of course to make sure we have a shared idea of what “high fantasy” is supposed to be and to, er, show, we’ll take a … Continue reading

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Gaming Session: Terraria, July 14, 2011

Since we spend so much time playing Minecraft, we figured we should give Terraria a try, so we’re playing that game this Thursday. We hadn’t talked explicitly about whether we should play single player or multiplayer.  (I actually didn’t realize … Continue reading

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VGHVI LOTRO symposium 4 this Thursday

This Thursday night at 9:30 Eastern we’ll convene the fourth session of our monthly symposium (you know, a drinking party) on “Roots of Humanistic Game Criticism” inside the world of Turbine’s The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO). Last month … Continue reading

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