a FAQ for the Slow Games movement
My kind of games… are in need of a label' I asked for a label for 'my kind of games'. The best suggestion was 'Slow games' / 'Slow gamer':Emile wrote:The conventional wisdom on this site is that, within the context of a certain type of game, shorter is always more virtuous than longer. This is the movement we need - to see worthwhile extended length as a virtue. To look at Die Macher as the exemplar of a game that is long and worth every moment. In the model of the Slow Food movement, we need a Slow Game movement as well, where we stop taking ourselves and our time so seriously and sit back and enjoy life at a more languid pace. Slow Gamers Unite.In the spirit of Emile's 'Slow Gamers Unite', I created a list for Slow Gamers to confess their preference for Slow Games, which immediately made it very clear that the concepts of 'Slow Games' and 'Slow Gamer' are anything but clear.
Therefore, here I present you, the Slow Games / Slow Gamer FAQ:
- [+] Dice rolls