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Meaning in Modern Games

Thursday, November 17, 2011


A recent NPR article on Farmville starts by describing Zynga, the company behind Farmville, as “a company that makes money by selling nothing.”  Instead, they sell virtual goods that do not exist, goods so valuable that Zynga rakes in a handsome $1 billion.  So what gives? The key to unlocking this apparent paradox is to analyse […]

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