Today, 1:00 PM · 31 replies and 846 views.
1) I am strongly of the opinion "It's not the game - it's you"
The choices you make in the game reflect who you are and what you desire.
(Although Slavoj Zizek argues that film is the ultimate 'perverse medium' because it teaches not WHAT to desire, but HOW to desire. And you could make the same case about the game. It guides you into emotionally investing in some aspect, and then offers you an ethically poor solution and no consequences.)
2) I'm into the game politics in-game and out.
I care about the playergroups and how they interact. I believe certain personalities are attracted to certain groups. I also believe that this forum is only a slice of the playerbase, and that Group oriented players spend less time here. Group oriented players have their own villages - this forum kinda scoops up the loners. While still being a social platform.
It's one of the reaons I get annoyed when the mods shuffle good ideas of to the less populated outer reaches. I always hope that suggestions will get left in...