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New video! The story of a Maxis programmer’s unauthorised insertion into a retail product, and how it was the first step into a life of challenging and disrupting power.
I think one reason we have all these nasty little children screaming at devs about 60fps and other half-formed ideas about tech is that a certain wing of the games press tried, from the 1990s onward, to sell them an illusion of expertise in a field that's so vast and complex a casual observer can't help but be dangerously underinformed. And then youtube et al weaponized this ignorance to feed consumer-king outrage.
@Mastodon Hey, is it possible to embed small games in toots? I'd love to write one as a fun project.
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