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this article from wired news about the short life of game addictions is great. i like the comparison to other types of short-term addictions.

pretty much everyone in the small world of warcraft guild i was in appears to have decided to stop playing at just about the same time.

lately i’ve been playing katamari damacy which is delightfully strange. i also picked up the sequel, we love katamari, so i hope my interest in the game doesn’t burn out before i get to that. the sequel also has a two-player co-op mode that sounds like either a lot of fun or grounds for a screaming match.