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Mike Rozak

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Deeply Random Thoughts: The Anti-MMORPG

When I began my effort to design a virtual world, I wrote "The trouble with explorers". While attempting to determine ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 22.02.2016
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Choice

Chris Crawford's book, "Chris Crawford on Interactive Storytelling", points out a very useful rule about interactive fiction (or storytelling) design

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 01.02.2016
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Steady-state approximation

A few days ago I tried to imagine what virtual worlds would be like in 10 to 20 years.

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 07.12.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Junk Food Entertainment

What is the difference between an airport novel and a classic novel?

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 23.10.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Stop the buffet

Some virtual worlds do include many of the sub-games and activities that I mentioned. However, they provide them to the ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 14.08.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: The Really Big VW problems

From my POV, virtual worlds have a handful of large problems that dwarf the classed vs. classless (and ilk) discussions. ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 06.07.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Virtual World as Platform

In one of my previous articles I mentioned that I thought of virtual worlds as platforms. I thought I'd go ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 24.06.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Virtual World Spectrum

What lies in between a story and a virtual world?

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 19.06.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: The Attraction of Impossibility

This morning I awoke with another "angle" on virtual worlds spinning through my head. It's an obvious one that any ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 24.05.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Virtual Worlds and Virtual Holidays

Comparing virtual worlds to holidays.

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 25.03.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Why text adventures aren't commercially viable

Recently I've been pondering the following question: Why aren't text adventures commercially viable? The obvious answer is that they use ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 08.03.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Story and plot vs. freedom in virtual reality

Computer generated virtual realities seem to have a dilemma which has been bothering me for some time: If you allow ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 27.02.2015
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Deeply Random Thoughts: The trouble with explorers

Deeply Random Thoughts (Предельно бессистемные размышления) - аналитический блог, пополнявшийся с 2003 по 2008 год, посвящённый MMORPG и виртуальным мирам. ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 17.11.2014
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Evolutionary explanation for entertainment

Deeply Random Thoughts (Предельно бессистемные размышления) - аналитический блог, пополнявшийся с 2003 по 2008 год, посвящённый MMORPG и виртуальным мирам. ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 07.11.2014
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Deeply Random Thoughts: Asheron's Call 2 critique

Deeply Random Thoughts (Предельно бессистемные размышления) - аналитический блог, пополнявшийся с 2003 по 2008 год, посвящённый MMORPG и виртуальным мирам. ...

Mike Rozak, (English text). Submitted for translation by EvilCat 06.04.2014
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