The past, I’ve noticed, is rather easy to predict. But sadly our skills in pre-precognition do not extend nearly so well to remembering the future. And when it comes to gaming trends, we the people are at our absolute worst.
Even our greatest technomystics fail to offer any useful information about the direction in which our pursuit could be heading. The vast majority of predictions tend to declare that whatever’s big at the moment is going to go on to take over everything else. And it never, ever does.
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