Tag Archive: video game

May 13 2014

American Minecraft Gamers Blow Up Government’s Virtual Denmark

America has invaded virtual Denmark. The incident occurred earlier this month via Minecraft. For those not familiar with the game (which can be downloaded here), it is “a game about breaking and placing blocks.” Players can build or destroy entire digital structures and environments with textured 3D cubes. Players can also explore, gather resources, craft …

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Feb 19 2014

ROTC Teen Shot While Holding Wii Remote

17-year-old Christopher Roupe of Euharlee, Georgia, was shot by local police. His crime? Answering the door while holding a Wii Remote. Police went to the family home in the Eagle View Mobile Home Park last Friday to serve Roupe’s father a warrant for violating probation. Police say the teen – who was an active ROTC …

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Jan 05 2014

Billion Dollar Video Game Company Runs on Voluntaryist Model

Imagine working for a successful, billion dollar company with no bosses, no hierarchy, and where all raises, bonuses, hiring, and firing is determined by a peer vote. Such a company exists, and it’s called Valve Corporation – the same company that is responsible for the known and loved video game titles Half-Life, Portal, Counter-Strike, and …

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