How does the latest installment in the Grand Theft Auto series, a series littered with controversy over violence, sex, racism, sexism, drunk-driving, marijuana-use, torture, etc. reach such mainstream appeal and how is it affecting society? How is violence portrayed in the game?
A mod of the classic game Block Breaker. You are surrounded by blocks. You can only destroy blocks of the same color as your ball, change the ball color by hitting it with a different side of the paddle. Protect your "health blocks" that are in the center of the screen. Lose them all and you fall back a level.
In this paper the plans for the creation of the GCS Arcade Cabinet, history of arcade cabinets in America and Japan and GCS's culture are all explored in depth with the end goal of discovering the hoped for long-term affects of the GCS Arcade Cabinet project.
Photoshopped imagery, photographs, mixed media works and interactive art pieces