The Tragic Impermanence of Multiplayer Games

“We will never be here again.” — Homer

Imagine your favourite book, or movie. One that changed your life, one that you enjoy so much that you read it or watch it over and over. Now, imagine that same book, or film — and with every passing year, you are more and more restricted on when and how you can read it. Instead of being able to enjoy it whenever you like, you are restricted to the hours of 8:00pm to 10:00pm, once per month. Then you can only enjoy it once every couple of months. Then, maybe once per year. Until finally…