Games as Art

Here is an ongoing list of articles addressing the issue of whether video games could be considered as art.

Playing Games with Art

An interesting piece, not to define games as art, but on the position of games in art.

Brian Moriarty’s Apology for Roger Ebert

A very well-written explanation of how Roger Ebert’s statements make sense, and what we can do about it.

The Game Design of Art

An excellent article by Jason Rohrer, designer extraordinaire. This is very close to how I feel about the issue — I believe games can have an artistic response, but we (game creators) need to step it up.

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