Archive for April, 2006

Chinese Gold Farmers preview

Sunday, April 23rd, 2006

The Chinese Gold Farmer Documentary preview is a sneak peak at the documentary on gold farmers that is being produced by Ge Jin, a PhD student from UCSD. Check it out. The documentary investigates gaming workshops in China that hire people to play online games like World of Warcraft and lineage. The gaming workers play at least 12 hours a day to produce in-game currency, equipments and whole characters, which are sold primarily to American players.