Gaming in the Grey Zone: Fangames, Hacks, and Mods

Date & Time

Mar 31st at 3:00 PM until 3:45 PM


Fan Studies/Media Studies 


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As long as people have been making games, players have been messing with them. From extra levels to unofficial remakes, the world of unauthorized fan-made game content has a colorful history - and sometimes a contentious relationship with rights holders. This panel explores the video game version of fanfiction and how it contributes to the culture and creativity of gaming.