No matter what planet you’re on, how much magic is at your fingertips, how chosen you are or which part of what needs shootings, relationships are a fact of any real or virtual life. So why are they usually so unfulfilling? Let’s look at a potential mechanical solution to an organic conundrum.
Video games are about doing things, but increasingly also about not doing things. Explore the many and varied meanings that can be derived from those games which allow–or encourage–players to stop, sit down and just wait for a moment.