Related to our last post (oh so long ago), is this short commentary about game manuals and a link to an online digital library of game manuals. I think this is an incredible resource, because I agree with the author that game manuals were often a gamer’s first portal into that world. Being addressed by the player-character’s name and/or rank, having our arsenal described, conflicts being mentioned that have passed– obvious and easy transports to begin the liminal experience of being another person.

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