Blog: If you think VR is the sole future of games, think again

Aki Järvinen is an accomplished game theorist (I personally like his paper on applied ludology), and he just posted an insightful blog on VR and game design. He writes: “Honestly, is VR all we can come up with when speculating about the future of games? My point here is to provoke discussion on for what kind of games is VR the probable future, and perhaps more interestingly, for what kinds of games it perhaps is not. Please note that the timeline I am talking about here is around 2 to 5 years: How will fun and games change? What will Santa bring, come 2017, 2018, or even 2021?” Continue reading