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Fantasy freaks and gaming geeks: an epic quest for reality among role players, online gamers, and other dwellers of imaginary realms

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Publisher:
Lyons Press,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
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In an enthralling blend of travelogue, pop-culture analysis, and memoir, former role-player Gilsdorf asks gaming and fantasy geeks how they balance their escapist urges with the kingdom of adulthood.
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9781599219943
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subject_facet Fantasy games -- Social aspects
Internet -- Social aspects
Internet games -- Social aspects
Online social networks
Virtual reality -- Social aspects
title_display Fantasy freaks and gaming geeks : an epic quest for reality among role players, online gamers, and other dwellers of imaginary realms
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Internet
Internet games
Online social networks
Social aspects
Virtual reality