Tag: Technology

Das Video Game Kapital

Co-Authors: Clipper Arnold and Sam Thomas Introduction   “All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned” – Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, Manifesto of the Communist Party[1]   The gaming industry is a recent victim of capital’s constant need to revolutionize itself, resulting in its own ossification. The telos of […]

Only 90s Kids Will Get This: The Demise of Traditional Hegemonic Media Consumption

“The future is already here — it’s just not evenly distributed” – William Gibson It’s been previously posited that the “90s-kid” obsession with nostalgia for pop-cultural artifacts reflects millennial distress over significant technological disparities on our generational bookends. We experienced technology in a way that previous generations never had before, and in ways that are […]