Indie Dreams: Video Games, Creative Economy, and the Hyperindustrial Epoch

  title={Indie Dreams: Video Games, Creative Economy, and the Hyperindustrial Epoch},
  author={Patrick Crogan},
  journal={Games and Culture},
  pages={671 - 689}
  • P. Crogan
  • Published 13 February 2018
  • Art
  • Games and Culture
This essay draws on research undertaken as part of a research network project exploring the growth of independent game producers in recent years and the associated changes in the technological and economic conditions of the games industry in the UK, Europe, and the North American continent. It reflects on the possibilities of and challenges to a critical and creative maturing of video games as a cultural medium, evaluating these in the context of contemporary developments in global… 

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