Computer games have been part of our social and leisure lives for more than 40 years. Over that time they have evolved in complexity and become one of the largest entertainment mediums of the 21st century. What games do we play today and what do they say about us? How can we preserve these games and our social interactions with them, and why is this important?

Watch Good Game's Bajo and Hex discuss the evolution of video games, and why games are an artform worthy of preservation.

Steven O'Donnell and Stephanie Bendixsen are Australia’s best known video game critics, writing and presenting ABC TV’s Good Game and its companion shows, Good Game Spawn Point and Good Game: Pocket Edition.

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