Roundup of Unusual Size: Hyperreality, mortality, and boobs.

Videogames

Gus Mastrapa wins this round with a look at mortality, Kubrick, and why we love games.

Alex Raymond, writing in While !Finished, discusses the diverse roles of organized and pagan religion in Dragon Age.

Long piece from Quinnae on Border House about games as hyperreality. Recommended read.

Denis Farr, writing in his own blog at Vorpal Bunny Ranch, comments on the Mass Effect novels.

Great interview with Jennifer Hale, the grand dame of videogame voices.

Fandom

Here’s one for the Fallout 3 fans.

Curios

Annalee Newitz at io9 has a counterpoint to privacy anxieties in a panopticon culture.

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