Steve Peters

Experience Design

Nostalgic ARG definition of the day

Looking through old posts and articles, I ran across this gem that still holds up after 4 years or so...

Part puzzle-infused scavenger hunt, part interactive fiction, ARGs are among the first entertainment forms genuinely native to the Net, culture watchers say. Unlike the online cartoons or games that differ little from their offline counterparts, ARGs...are woven from the fragmented, deeply community-driven fabric of the Web itself.

via A novelist turned gaming innovator - CNET News.