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Well Played: Gravitation by Jason Rohrer


Location la: William Fox Amphitheater

With game developer Jason Rohrer in conversation with Mitu Khandaker-Kokoris 

Note: Game is available for play starting at 4:00 p.m.; the program begins at 7:00 p.m.

How do you balance family, creative practice, and personal satisfaction? These are the concerns explored in Gravitation (2008, Mac, PC and Linux), one of a series of autobiographical games created by Jason Rohrer. Mitu Khandaker-Kokoris is a game scholar and developer on the faculty of the NYU Game Center. Her game, Redshirt, has received praise for its satirical take on social network simulation.

Free admission