On the 'Birth and Death of the Political Game'

Ian Bogost has a timely piece up on the issue of political-themed games, and their use — or lack thereof. Bogost draws a clear demarcation between politicking (which he feels most of these games do) versus politics — games have the potential to really speak towards politics » 11/01/08 1:30pm 11/01/08 1:30pm, but wind up being more or less meaningless…