Keyboard Is Mightier Than Sword

Whether solving mysteries in text-based adventure games or slaying dragons by phone in multi-user role-playing games, many players still name the written word as their weapon of choice. —Jacob OglesKeyboard Is Mightier Than Sword (Wired)

Rather than wallow in text-only nostalgia, this piece places text games in the context of modern 3D gaming, so it’s a refreshing take on a familiar subject.