The GameLayers Mission
We are a small game design company, building playful experiences in your web browser.
Passively Multiplayer Online Games! We’re already playing them; especially as we increasingly hang out with other people on the internets. And as the internets move into our pockets, our cities, our cars and our social lives!
This weblog looks to explore and explain this exciting world. Eventually we’ll have more actual Passive Games to share with you; for now we’re drawing the connections between games and activities that point the way to our passively entertaining future!
We carry mobile phones or laptop computers. We work, play and relate with these devices, leaving rich data trails. What control do we have over these trails? What feedback do they give us?
Video games give players a rich, immediate sense of presence and control in game worlds. How can we take this rich presence and player control from video games and apply it to online life?
Our Passively Multiplayer Online Game (”PMOG”) follows people as they surf the web, giving them experience points, levels, items an