Very fun stuff coming in the world of games:
Cool videos of people trying out the Nintendo Wii controller – don’t miss the sweet older Japanese couple
[thanks to Alaina for the link]
Will Wright’s next project, Spore, as discussed in a great Steven Johnson article.
My favorite bit – apart from the overall concept, itching to get my hands on the game, and Eno’s joke at the end – is the part about how some creatures may not be able to do certain moves because of their unusual physiques: “Our philosophy is,” Bradshaw said, “if it’s going to break, it should break funny.”
[thanks to Jason for the link]