Big Nothing Talk: Jack Frags On Battlefield 3 and The Rise of PC Gaming (Transcript)

RND/ to consider making a video about some random subject (or say, performing a piece of conceptual art) about basically nothing at all - merely for the sake of making 'the next video' - the cosmically useless bit of vaguely artistic digital tat *cough* - A transcript of popular gaming Youtuber Jack Frags on Battlefield … Continue reading Big Nothing Talk: Jack Frags On Battlefield 3 and The Rise of PC Gaming (Transcript)

Ninja Wins Apex Legends Tournament by One Point (Million Dollars)

RND/ to consider two, apparently parallel-running narratives from the strange world of modern videogaming (/as) Culture 3678x4091 .jpg, edited in Gimp - In which insider associations with the whole, vile industry is still apparently a nice little earner for chosen Influencer$ and key Streamer$; winning by one point (million) indeed! #ethicsingaming --- Example Reference Links … Continue reading Ninja Wins Apex Legends Tournament by One Point (Million Dollars)

Digital Art: Noclip Videogame Photography for Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater (1999)

RND/  to imagine conceptual digital art - in this case 'noclip' videogame photography - for virtual urban architecture simulator "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater" (1999, PS4) 334 .jpg files, 3840 x 2160, edited in Gimp, screenshots courtesy of code by @JasperRLZ https://noclip.website/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/robertwhat/33453747378/ Full galley at https://www.flickr.com/photos/robertwhat/33453747378/ // how to play big science

“Ehh You Gamin’ Real Good”: On Vacuous Play

RND/ To consider the philosophical stupidity (innate uselessless, meaninglessness - boring, arbitrary mechanical pointless automaton-like grind, etc) of video games: 4300x3340, 8.0MB .jpg edited in Gimp - As expressed in a now classic quote by videogaming personality and journalist Lawrence Michael Sonntag "[..] It's a bunch of ego-fluff; you just slap buttons and then people … Continue reading “Ehh You Gamin’ Real Good”: On Vacuous Play