1. This is an interesting article about Chain World, a unique game based on Minecraft, which won the Game Design Challenge 2011. The goal was to make a game that could develop into a religion, but it apparently almost immediately developed into a game that only the highest bidder could play.
2. Chris Battle:
A benefit art show has begun at Q-POP in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles featuring works from artists from the L.A. animation and art communities-- RIGHT NOW you can buy artwork that will benefit relief efforts in Japan (80% will go to the International Red Cross and 20% will cover Q-Pop's costs with credit card company charges and staff costs only) with a special auction of remaining artwork on Friday, March 18, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.3. Win a Pee-Wee Herman prize pack.