Ian Bogost: Cow Clicker

The social game that makes fun of social games.

Published on Jul 21, 2010

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How many cows can you click? Videogame designer/researcher/theorist Ian Bogost's new Cow Clicker Facebook game makes a commentary on other social games. According to Bogost, Cow Clicker is "partly a satire, and partly a playable theory of today's social games, and partly an earnest example" of the Facebook game genre.

Read about Bogost's thinking behind the bovine app on his blog.

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Jul 21, 2010
Ian Bogost
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