Lawrence Lessig is a Harvard Law professor and a lifelong advocate for government reform; he’s argued a case before the Supreme Court, and for a brief time in 2015, even ran for President. Now, however, he’s taking on an unlikely task: Help design a video game.
The possibility of religious and spiritual expression in the world of Seed has been brought up by some members of the player community, and whether it would be player-created or designed into the game as an official feature. While it's still uncertain whether it will become an official gameplay mechanic, it's likely religious belief will arise simply due to Seed's unique server architecture as an MMO.
Seed "Context" is about discovering more about the space in which Seed belongs within gaming, simulations, and society as a whole. A place to learn more about virtual worlds and the ideas that inspire the developers to do what they do.
The content will be lead by writer and online worlds specialist, Wagner James Au, bringing his expert knowledge in the subject to this platform.