Quotes about video games as art
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Up until , games were not much more than time killers and competitive electronic games. Sure, they had graphics, music, and dialogue, but the target audience was teenage boys with pockets of quarters or parents with enough disposable income to buy a game system. The most vocal of this camp is the famous film critic Roger Ebert. He publicly battled against the perception of video games becoming art from to his death in Stabler died in July. However, the medium of video games is potentially post-modern art and should be viewed through the same critical lens as any other form of art. Even if there is not a game yet that could be considered an epic, the medium is changing faster than all other forms of art and will only continue to do so as technology advances and cultural perception shifts -- look at how much games have changed since their conception 60 years ago.
Follow us! Tags: Shigeru Miyamoto. I recently learned something quite interesting about video games. Many young people have developed incredible hand, eye, and brain coordination in playing these games. The air force believes these kids will be our outstanding pilots should they fly our jets. Tags: Ronald Reagan. I think that if someone plays a video game, and then goes out and harms another human being, or themselves because of what they just saw in the video game, they were screwed up in the head long before they got their hands on a controller.
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However, I have had games do that. Games have this way of reaching us on a level that most art cannot, because it is an amalgam of art. It is the best of what we can do with art all wrapped up into something that becomes greater than its parts. Within games we have illustration, sculpture, musical scoring, narrative, and poetry. Not only are they an amalgam of all these things, but also they are the only form of art that invites us — even requires us — to participate in order to fully express itself.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "video-games" Showing of Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon I'd like to play a video game where you help the people who were shot in all the other games. It'd be called 'Really Busy Hospital.