Re: Black & White review

From: Anders Sandberg (
Date: Tue Apr 10 2001 - 12:28:12 MDT

On Tue, Apr 10, 2001 at 01:03:38PM -0400, wrote:
> Salon offers a review of "Black and White" that describes it as not just a
> computer game but as *at least* the best of a new and compelling art form
> and, perhaps, as something like training for godhood.

B&W sure looks impressive, it is going to be fun to test it.

One thing these god games lack is the creator part. Sure, it is fun to
build an empire and mess with the lives of mortals. But the real
pleasure of godhood ought to be the game of creating new worlds.

Anders Sandberg                                      Towards Ascension!                  
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