Shane Kelly wonders why he funneled so much money into a depreciating game collection and tries to sell Animal Crossing to tough pawn shop dudes
stories by Shane Kelly
This is not a post about booth babes and sexism in the gaming industry. I am also not about to rail on out of touch CEOs. While I’m not really a proud of those aspects of the culture surrounding video games, I believe they are a symptom of the more disdainful aspects of commercialism and how it affects the way video games are marketed and produced.
In this museum setting, we can examine the thematic elements of games that express meaning.