This week, we consider video games—everything from Pac-Man and Space Invaders to Call of Duty and World of Warcraft—from a broader point of view.
Why do people play video games, and what kinds of games are out there? What should you know if you’re the parent of a young gamer? Are video games becoming more like movies—or vice versa? And what about those “social” or “multiplayer” games that let you compete with other players online?
Joining me this week are here’s the thing co-founder Susan Leopold and contributor Adrianna Dufay.
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