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An intimate, fascinating look at computer gamers whose lives have been transformed by the emerging, hugely popular genre of computer games. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Online Gaming Explored in Documentary Second Skin
 (From QuietEarth. 26 October 2009, 4:27 PM, PDT)

Second Skin (2008) Movie Review
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A gaming documentary NOT for gamers See more (5 total) »


Dan Bustard ... Himself
Ashley Esqueda ... Herself
Andrew Monkelban ... Himself
Nick Yee ... Himself

Directed by
Juan Carlos Pineiro Escoriaza 
Writing credits
Victor Pineiro-Escoriaza (writer)

Produced by
Peter Schieffelin Brauer .... producer
Victor Pineiro-Escoriaza .... producer
Original Music by
David Gregory Byrne 
Cinematography by
Juan Carlos Pineiro Escoriaza 
Film Editing by
Juan Carlos Pineiro Escoriaza 
Sound Department
Michael Brady .... sound designer
Michael Brady .... sound mixer
Visual Effects by
Eric Fullerton .... digital effects animator
Anthony Kraus .... motion graphics designer
Animation Department
Anthony Kraus .... motion graphics
Music Department
William Frank Jones .... composer's assistant
Giorgio Piovan .... music scoring mixer
Other crew
Ben Feldman .... production legal services
Angela Mak .... production legal services

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Also Known As:
"My Gaming Addiction" - USA (TV title)
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94 min


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9 out of 39 people found the following review useful.
A gaming documentary NOT for gamers, 23 September 2009
Author: greymannn from United States

Funny how most of these gaming documentaries seem to pick their chosen few from players without even a casual knowledge of the games. This is more for people who want to laugh at gamers and be entertained by the typical drivel that drives viewers these days, for one, they spend so much time on romance in games which is such a small percentage of what goes on in an mmo. These soft-spoken, pseudo-nerds... bring out the in-game rants, the fights with GM's, girlfriends deleting boyfriend's characters, mom's fighting with their crazy kids, the pothead gamers, etc. To put it in World of Warcraft lingo: /lol /snore /rude I'd like to DELETE CHARACTER on some of these actors. Dumb reality-TV garbage.

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