Interview extra: Gareth Damian Martin of Heterotopias


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Gareth Damian Martin (@JumpOvertheAge) is a writer, game designer, and photographer. Early last year, he took his column at Kill Screen, entitled "Heterotopias" and fleshed it out into a full online magazine. He and numerous contributors have used this platform to discuss video games using architectural sensibilities. From the faux-soviet future of 1989's Strider to a thorough examination of gaming's various bathrooms, Heterotopias finds artistry and design in unlikely and thrilling corners of the medium. Heterotopias' newest project is a book! The Continuous City is a exploration of video game cities, captured on physical black and white film. In this interview, Jacob Geller (@yacobg42) talks to Gareth about his unique method of photography, how to define a city, and the unique architectural space games reside in. The Continuous City is being funded on Unbound. Edited by Jay Taylor (@JaySevenZero). Why not venture over to our forum and join in the conversations with our friendly community in discussing all things relating to videogames, along with lots of other stuff too. Sound good? Then come and say hello at The Cane and Rinse forum

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