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Mind Games: Offloading Cycles to the Player’s IPU (Imagination Processing Unit)

The Sims

At first glance, computers and video games seem to be a perfect match. Computers allow games to have absurdly complex rule sets that nobody has to remember, they can create real-time simulations that would be impossible to do otherwise, and

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Don’t Let Bad Lip Sync Break the Spell

Bioshock Infinite Elizabeth

Your helicopter touches down on the deck. You’ve arrived at the outskirts of a magnificent city of the future – gleaming skyscrapers pierce distant clouds, flying robots of all kinds swerve in airborne traffic patterns, and a sunset so real

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