While I’ve stated my opinion on social network games before, I thought it might be interesting to hear from someone credible for a change. Enter my good friend Richard Whittaker. I had the good fortune of meeting Richard in Japan back in 2005. At that time, we were both employed by the JET Programme to …

Watching the proliferation of social network games has been an amusing pastime of mine. Well, if you can call “frantic thesis research” an amusing pastime. Which I totally don’t. Man, this whole intro has already gone to hell. Let’s try that again. Gee, social network gaming has become pretty darn popular as of late. We’ve …