Representation-Of-Reality Gaming

Do you like games that interact with physical reality? You know, like playing Monopoly in London or Pac-Man in New York? But you don’t like the inconvenience of rain, it being 3 AM, you not being dressed yet, or those places being thousands of miles away? Well my friend, now there’s a solution!

Instead of playing a game that involves actual reality, why not play a game that involves a virtual representation of actual reality? Such as
playing a game in Google Maps? You know it makes sense! It’s a New Genre about to be born!

I predict a dedicated conference in 2006.

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  1. From Paolo Massa Blog on 01 Jul 2005 at 11:31

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