July 13, 2016 4
What we’re heading towards is a world where our eyes will be incapable of distinguishing between artifice and the things that are actually in front of us.
July 11, 2016 2
First we had bell-bottom jeans. Then we had the Macarena. And now, we've got Pokemon Go.
May 11, 2016 6
“The use of gaming is in fact a technological extension of more than a century of recruiting techniques."
May 2, 2016 1
You want innovation, jobs and growth? The video games industry could be an easy win for newbie Treasurer Scott Morrison.
December 8, 2014
Art is sometimes uncomfortable. But that does not mean it should not be available.
September 4, 2014
The Abbott government has promised to "cut red tape", and while most of its decisions have been ludicrous, one stands out as actual good policy ...
July 22, 2014
Important boundaries under which the gaming industry will have to operate in the future may be determined by two curious court cases.
May 27, 2014 42
We love the narrative that blames a current cultural ill (loose morals, video games, a controversial book, misogyny) for random acts of inexplicable horror. But this narrative is completely wrong.
November 15, 2013 5
With all the hand-wringing over violent video games, new research has emerged showing video games can actually improve cognition and well-being. Freelance writer Henry Belot hatches a green dinosaur out of an egg and investigates.
April 2, 2013
Video games blogger Dan Golding is leaving Crikey after writing the Game On blog for the last 14 months. He looks back at the best articles he's written in that time.