5 Articles by: Ian Williams
Ian Williams is a student and freelance writer. He lives in Raleigh and used to work in the video game industry.
Games Without Wages
The video game industry has long relied on the unpaid labor of “modders.” Is it ready to finally pay up?
Death to the Gamer
Tainted by its misogyny and embrace of consumption as a way of life, gamer culture isn’t worth saving.
“You Can Sleep Here All Night”: Video Games and Labor
Exploitation in the video game industry provides a glimpse at how many of us may be working in years to come.
On Geek Culture
What is Superman in the twenty-first century but a corporate mascot, albeit one with a lavish backstory?