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Archive for May, 2008

World Ends With You

Monday, May 26th, 2008 Posted in Playtest | No Comments »

The World Ends With You is a Nintendo DS game by Square Enix, which I have been playtesting for Siliconera. These posts are less concerned with summing up the entire game's strengths and weaknesses than finding the right words ...

ArrrGI-08

Saturday, May 24th, 2008 Posted in AGI-08 | No Comments »

Media from AGI-08, much of which I was involved in archiving, is now being exchanged on The Pirate Bay. The torrent includes the 51 papers, 25 of the videos in mp4 format and two of the transcripts from Future ...

Fickr Set: AGI-08

Thursday, May 22nd, 2008 Posted in AGI-08 | No Comments »

Videos of all the presentations from AGI-08 are now available online and can be accessed via the pages for the conference and workshop schedules. As was mentioned in a previous blog post, there will also be coverage of the ...

Sakura-Con

Thursday, May 8th, 2008 Posted in Interviews | No Comments »

On April 11 and 12, I attended Seattle's Japanese popular culture convention as a reporter for Siliconera. My knowledge of manga and anime is fairly limited in comparison to gaming culture, so only a handful of events strongly interested ...

Nobuooo

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008 Posted in Music | No Comments »

Nobuooo is a social news website that centers on the topic of videogame music. It is part of the Zooov network, created by software designer Waleed Abdulla. My first exposure to Zooov dates back to January, when I ...

Hiroyuki Iwatsuki

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008 Posted in Interviews | No Comments »

Hiroyuki Iwatsuki is a videogame composer who has been working since the Famicom and Super Famicom console eras. His first published videogame music album, to Chaos World, came out in the Halcyon days of the Nintendo Entertainment System. ...

AGI-08

Monday, May 5th, 2008 Posted in AGI-08 | No Comments »

In March an artificial intelligence company called Novamente invited me to film the AGI-08 Conference taking place in Memphis, Tennessee. This was my first experience being hired to place media of a futurist-oriented event online. AGI stands for ...