Video Games http://kcur.org en What Does The Minecraft Video Game Tell Us About Society? http://kcur.org/post/what-does-minecraft-video-game-tell-us-about-society <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Perhaps you've seen kids - or some adults -&nbsp; busily&nbsp;playing away on their computers or Xbox, moving through a virtual world of blocks, digging and building. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Maybe you've wondered: What exactly is that game? &nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:00:25 +0000 Brian Ellison & Matthew Long-Middleton 39903 at http://kcur.org What Does The Minecraft Video Game Tell Us About Society? Mobile Gaming Powers Up: '99 Cents Is The New Quarter' http://kcur.org/post/mobile-gaming-powers-99-cents-new-quarter Mobile gaming, or at least playing games on a cellphone, is nothing new. Just think of all the quick, sometimes mundane rounds of Snake you played if you were one of the lucky owners of that brick of a Nokia phone from the late '90s and early 2000s.<p>Yet as smartphones evolved in recent years, the number of games available on them grew rapidly, as well. Tue, 03 Apr 2012 12:30:00 +0000 editor 15330 at http://kcur.org Mobile Gaming Powers Up: '99 Cents Is The New Quarter'