Tag: matrix

[These 'thoughtful' posts are usually much more free-form and a-wandering than my other blog entries. You are more than welcome to jump in and finish a particular train of thought, or challenge something you think is false. This is as much about me getting my head around something as it is for you! You probably want to read yesterday's entry on 'Single-Player Immersion' before you read this.] We know that our imagination is powerful — it is as powerful or…

If you’re a geek you’ve probably watched Buffy: The Vampire Slayer at some stage in the last 10 years or so. If you’re a bona fide geek you’ve probably seen Firefly and Serenity. What do both these shows have in common? Other than lots of beautiful women… Joss Whedon! Continuing his fine streak of sci-fi-fantasy-with-hot-girls we’ve just been treated to the first episode of Dollhouse, some kind of modern-day Matrix-esque action TV series. The first episodes asks more questions than…