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Iain M Banks’ The Player of Games (why learning to win at games can make you a loser)

The Player of Games by Iain M Banks makes a powerful argument for peace as the ultimate strategy.

Incredible thanks to my patrons for making this essay possible. And to my beta readers, in particular Sarah Imrisek and Joshua Newman, for challenging my

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Damien Walter

Damien Walter

I tell stories about the future, technology and culture. Published by The Guardian, WIRED, BBC etc.

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