Enter the Matrix promised to dissolve the boundaries between film and game on all relevant gaming platforms back in 2003. 20 years later, digital images of famous actors and loveless licensed versions without ambition are unfortunately still the highest of feelings – but as we all know, hope dies last.
When we talk to each other about games, we are not talking about ratings, but about the MOMENTS that move us.
In this section, the authors of WALL JUMP focus on the very special moments that they experienced in video games.
Discussions about video games can put a dent in your mood. Fortunately, there’s something that helps: playing video games.
When I was a little kid, every now and then I would go with my parents to the local wave pool to swim.
With the challenge finally behind us, all frustration and anger from before often seems forgiven and forgotten. This is because we are experts in self-deception.
Complex AI systems are standard in modern video game entertainment, and AI-controlled bots now even give the appearance of acting completely autonomously. But the AI photo rating mechanics of some video games I consider to be pure magic!