Developer Behind Creepy Alternate-Reality Adventure Games Now Making a…

Many years ago, the creepy alternate-reality adventure game Missing: Since January (called In Memoriam outside of the US) tried to blur the lines between its fiction and our world. In pursuing the trail of the fictional Jack Lorski and Karen Volker, players wind through real-world history and geography, as well as… » 9/27/12 1:00pm 9/27/12 1:00pm

The Fascinating Tale of PixelVixen 707, The Internet's Most Famous…

This is so cool. I'm not sure how many of you are aware of PixelVixen707—she was a video game blogger named Rachael Webster who was smart, opinionated, and quickly rose to a good amount of visibility back in 2008. She was also a complete fabrication. It was a huge mystery, and a great story—a while back, the website… » 11/15/11 8:30pm 11/15/11 8:30pm