Patrick Crogan is a member of the Digital Cultures Research Centre in Bristol. He wrote Gameplay Mode: War, Simulation and Technoculture (2011), and researches across the theory-practice interface on issues of digital technocultural transformation. Along with Auroch Digital and Janet Jones of Middlesex University, he worked on JtR125, a game/documentary hybrid project for the REACT ‘Future Documentary’ Sandbox. He has written articles on video games in books, anthologies and is on the editorial boards of Convergence and Games and Culture journals. Patrick leads the Creative Territories Network.