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PC Gamer US Podcast #339 - Designated Marksman

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PC Gamer Podcast 339: Designated Marksman


New York's Museum of Modern Art adds games including Portal, EVE Online, and Dwarf Fortress

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If you walk into New York's Museum of Modern Art in the near future, you might discover that its curators have taken a stance on the issue of "Are games art?" And that stance, it seems, is "Yes." Fourteen games including player-driven space MMO EVE Online, perplexing puzzle shooter Portal, and ASCII graphics-based breakdown of civilization simulator Dwarf Fortress will serve as "the seedbed for an initial wish list of about 40 to be acquired in the near future, as well as for a new category of artworks in MoMA’s collection that we hope will grow in the future."