recognizing Arthur C. Clarke’s third law

Sim president

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commander-in-chief-game1As we commemorate the new president the new president and avert our eyes from some stupendously kitchy souvenirs, some people are grabbing what they perceive to be a marketing opportunity.

Attempting to be heard above the clamor of Obama’s inauguration was the launch Commander in Chief, a game developed by Eversim, published by IGS, and distributed in North America by Atari. It’s a multiplayer sim game in which players control things including the economy, the military, national security and terrorism, natural disasters, and alternative energy sources. Players are equipped with actual geo-political information on 400 key factors in 192 countries provided by 50 international organizations including the United Nations, G7, NATO, NAFTA and OPEC.


Written by chris

January 20, 2009 at 6:19 pm

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  1. The inauguration ceremony // after party looked like quite a get-together — i’m sorry i missed it


    January 20, 2009 at 11:05 pm

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