System and method for creating exalted video games and virtual realities.
This patent application, describing a new genre of "exalted video games," starts simple -- with a woman quoting Lenin -- and spirals out into a rambling tome on arts and economics over the course of 100 pages, from Aristotle to Clint Eastwood. It's easy to write off physicist/poet/entrepreneur Dr. Elliot McGuckin
as a standard Internet crackpot -- except that he's also a professor
at Pepperdine University, received a $125,000 grant
from the Kaufmann Foundation, and teaches a class
that was written up
in the NYT. [more inside]