Head In The Clouds: Flying In Video GamesAJ Glasser11/09/09 3:00pm1951EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkThere's something fantastical about flying in a video game. We can easily run, jump and swim in real life. Flight is more exotic. But we do fantasize about it. Where do you think the term "flights of fancy" comes from?