2 thoughts on “Pilots, Squad Leaders, Commanders, and Filmmakers: Player Positionality and Fan Rewriting in the Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Game”

  1. The initial part of the article argues that the player is positioned as a producer. Part of the argument is that there is no clear fictional location for the player.

    It would be interesting to know how other miniature games handle the issue of placing, or not placing, the player into the fiction. It might be that it is a common abstraction in the genre of games to simply ignore this issue, or it might be that the issue is usually addressed.

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