Posted Wed, Aug 17, 2005 by Boomjack
Belly up to the virtual bar and get virtually intoxicated.
Guardian Unlimited has posted a piece titled, Games are the new pub. Russell Crowe, who is it rumoured has frequented a pub or two may have thrown a phone and then said this:
"At the EIEF last Thursday, a panel of leaders in the online game space got together to debate the sociability of interactive entertainment. It was an enlightening talk, and the overall contention was that the future of computer games is reliant upon, well, sociability. The aim of the game is to become the modern “third place", to replace the pub in our lives. "
You can read Games are the new pub at Guardian Unlimited.