Portal 2's Purpose is Joy. What is the Purpose of Your Favorite Game?

Aristotle, in the Nicomachean Ethics, plainly states that the aim, end, or goal of a thing is its good. Each thing is directed toward some greater good, and we, as people must seek to understand what that good is. The efforts of the Nicomachean Ethics are to understand the good and attain it, not for an individual… » 5/02/11 11:00am 5/02/11 11:00am

You (Sorta) Owe Dead Space To Aristotle

Some deep reading over on Gamasutra on game design and narrative (courtesy of Company of Heroes narrative designer Stephen Dinehart) could be my next graduate school adventure. » 6/25/09 9:20pm 6/25/09 9:20pm